Simone Borghesi

Curriculum Vitae

Simone Borghesi è Professore Associato di Scienza delle Finanze all’Università di Siena. Dopo la laurea in Economia a Siena (1995), ha conseguito il Master in Economics allo University College London (1996) ed il Ph.D. allo European University Institute (2001). Ha lavorato al Fondo Monetario Internazionale (1998) e alla Fondazione ENI Enrico Mattei (1999). Nel 2012 è stato invitato alle Nazioni Unite al Meeting su “Happiness and Wellbeing: Defining A New Economic Paradigm”. E’ stato visiting scholar ad INRA, Grenoble (2013), all’Università di Cambridge (2015) ed all’ETH di Zurigo (2016). Attualmente è President-Elect dell’IAERE (Italian Association of Environmental and Resource Economists). Da settembre 2017 è Direttore di FSR Climate, l’unità di ricerca sui cambiamenti climatici dello Robert Schuman Center dell’Istituto Universitario Europeo. Fa parte di numerosi progetti di ricerca nazionali ed internazionali sui temi ambientali, sia come partecipante che come responsabile dell'unità di ricerca dell'Università di Siena. Ha pubblicato tre libri e oltre 50 articoli in volumi collettanei e riviste internazionali, tra cui Ecological Economics, Ecological Modelling, Ecological Indicators, Economic Modelling, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Environmental Science and Policy, Journal of Economic Surveys, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Journal of Socio-Economics, Research Policy. Si occupa di globalizzazione, crescita e sostenibilità dello sviluppo, con particolare riguardo alle problematiche ambientali.

 

Linee di ricerca

Globalizzazione e sostenibilità dello sviluppo, curva di Kuznets ambientale, European Emission Trading Scheme, eco-innovazione, teoria dei giochi evolutivi

 

Progetti di ricerca in corso

Coordinatore del progetto LIFE SIDE: “Supporting the Implementation and Development of the EU ETS”

 

Simone Borghesi is Associate Professor of Finance Science at the University of Siena. After graduating in Economics at Siena (1995), he obtained his Master in Economics at University College London (1996) and Ph.D. at the European University Institute (2001). He worked for the International Monetary Fund (1998) and the ENI Enrico Mattei Foundation (1999). In 2012 he was invited to the United Nations at the Meeting on "Happiness and Well-Being: Defining A New Economic Paradigm". He was a visiting scholar at INRA, Grenoble (2013), at Cambridge University (2015) and at ETH Zurich (2016). He is currently President-Elect of the Italian Association of Environmental and Resource Economists. From September 2017 he is Director of FSR Climate, the Robert Schuman Center's climate change research unit at the European University Institute. He takes part to numerous national and international research projects on environmental issues, both as a participant and as the head of the research unit at the University of Siena. He has published three books and over 50 articles in international collections and journals, including Ecological Economics, Ecological Modeling, Ecological Indicators, Economic Modeling, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Journal of Economic Evidence, Journal of Evolutionary Economics , Journal of Socio-Economics, Research Policy. It deals with globalization, growth and sustainability of development, with particular regard to environmental issues.

Research lines

Globalization and Sustainability of Development, Kuznets Environmental Curve, European Emission Trading Scheme, eco-innovation, evolutionary gaming theory

Research projects in progress

Coordinator of the LIFE SIDE project: "Supporting the Implementation and Development of the EU ETS"