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Patrizia Battilani

Full Professor

Department of Economics

Academic discipline: SECS-P/12 Economic History

Head of Center for Advanced Studies in Tourism

Short Bio

After a degree in Economics and Management I took my research doctorate in Political economy during which I spent 9 months at the London School of Economics

Since 2002, I'm professor in Economic history at the University of Bologna. In July 2013 I developed my research activities at the university of Sidney and in 2017-2018 at the University of Glasgow.

I work on Innovation in cultural tourism and I sit on the Advisory Board of the Journal of Tourism History (Taylor and Francis publisher). From 2012 to 2016 I was Director of the Degree Programme in Tourism Economics of the University of Bologna. Since 2018 I head the Cast, the Center for advanced studies in tourism of the Bologna University

In addition I work on Social Innovation and since 2014 I sit on the Scientific Board of the Postgraduate Master in Economics of cooperative enterprises at the University of Bologna.

I published extensively on economic history, business history and tourism studies

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