Membership and Direction of International Research Projects:
2019-today Director of the LIFE project DICET (Deepening International Cooperation on Emission Trading), European University Institute.
2017-today Director of the research unit of the European University Institute in the H2020 project INNOPATHS (Innovation pathways, strategies and policies for the low-carbon transition in Europe)
2018 Co-Director of the project “Re-examining the level of EU climate ambition for 2030: The EU’s NDC after the Talanoa Dialogue”, European University Institute and International Centre for Trade and European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition (ERCST, Brussels).
2017-2018 Director of the LIFE project SIDE (Supporting the Implementation and Development of the EU ETS), European University Institute.
Member of the Expert Group of the LIFE SIDE project (Supporting the Implementation and Development of the EU ETS), European University Institute.
2013-2015 Scientific Coordinator of the Economic Research Area in the project “The future of Carbon Trading regulation in the post-2012 international climate change negotiations”, Venice International University and ENEL Foundation.
2013-2016 Member of the Board of Directors of the University of Siena for the UNITED NATIONS MED SOLUTIONS (Mediterranean Sustainable Development Solutions Network) .
2012-2015 Member of the European Union research programme on: “Transworld”, WP4 on Environmental Governance, Research Unit: European University Institute (VII Framework Programme).
2012-2015 Member of the European Union research programme on: “Efficient mix of policy Instruments for Low carbon development and Innovation – CECILIA”, Research Unit: University of Ferrara (VII Framework Programme).
2003-2004 Member of the European Community research programme on “Development of an Information Technology Tool for the Management of European Southern Lagoons”; Specific Program: “Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development”; Area: “Sustainable Marine Ecosystems”.
Membership and Direction of National Research Projects
2016-2017 Member of the research programme of the University of Siena MuSST on “Museums and development of territorial systems”, in collaboration with the Tuscany Regional Museum Group, financed by the Italian Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
2006-2008 Member of the research programme of the University of Siena (PAR-2006) on “Global Warming, the Kyoto Protocol and sustainable development: methodological, economic and institutional aspects”.
Interdepartmental Centre on Complex Systems, University of Siena
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