Managing waste from disposal to prevention – conceptual, empirical and policy perspectives

[2 Ottobre 2013]

Managing waste: all’università di Ferrara un workshop internazionale che si concentra sui rifiuti e la loro corretta gestione

October 7th


(Venue – Via Voltapaletto 11 – Ferrara – Department of economics and management, main lecture hall)

9:30-12:30 – First session

  • D’Alisa (Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals (ICTA)
    Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB))   The Political Ecology
  • Paleari – Zoboli (CERIS CNR Milan) Waste Policy in the EU. Current and future prospects
  • D’Amato* – Mazzanti° – Nicolli° – Zoli* (*University Rome Tor Vergata, °University of Ferrara and CERIS CNR) Illegal dumping and enforcement efforts. Evidence from Italian regional data
  • O ‘Shea (University of Bath) Do kerbside recycling schemes reduce non-kerbside recycling volumes?

13:00-14:15 Lunch

14:30-17:00 – Second session 

  • Yamamoto (University of Toyama) Spatial Competition between Two Remote Markets for End-of-life Products 
  • Bonazzi – Sansoni (ARPA Environmental agency Emilia Romagna) Integrated environmental economic analyses to investigatethe regional waste production
  • Abrate (University of Turin) Corruption, Accountability and Efficiency. An Application to Municipal Solid Waste Services (by Graziano Abrate, Federico Boffa, Fabrizio Erbetta e Davide Vannoni)
  • Cecere* – Mancinelli§ – Mazzanti§ (*Universitè Paris Sud, §University of Ferrara) Waste prevention and recycling. The role of social norms
  • Manello – Ferraris (University of Milan) Environmental efficiency in waste management: an empirical analysis of italian municipalities

Organizer: Massimiliano Mazzanti ( The workshop is funded by IUSS and FAR2012 UNIFE funds