Advanced Integrated Approaches to Environmental Economics and Policy: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Advanced Integrated Approaches to Environmental Economics and Policy: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Sebastiano Patti (University of Catania, Italy) and Giampiero Trizzino (Regional Council of Environment and Territory, Italy)
Release Date: October, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 218
ISBN13: 9781522595625|ISBN10: 1522595627|EISBN13: 9781522595649|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-9562-5

Description

Sustainable development remains a significant issue in a globalized world requiring new economic standards and practices for the betterment of the environment as well as the world economy. However, sustainable economics must manage environmental solutions to issues on multiple levels and within various disciplines. There is a need for studies that seek to understand how environmental economics and governance within small and large sectors affect the capability and wellbeing of the global economy.

Advanced Integrated Approaches to Environmental Economics and Policy: Emerging Research and Opportunities is an essential publication that focuses on the strategic role of environmental issues within the global economy. While highlighting topics such as complementary currency, reusable waste, and urban planning, this book is ideally designed for policymakers, environmental lawyers, economists, sociologists, politicians, academicians, researchers, and students seeking current research on increasing an organization’s sustainable performance at both public and private levels.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Circular Economy
  • Climate Change
  • Complementary Currency
  • International Law
  • Recycling
  • Renewable Sources
  • Reusable Waste
  • Sustainable Development
  • Tourism
  • Urban Planning

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

Search this Book:
Reset

Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Sebastiano Patti has a PhD in Public Economics. He studied Economics at the School of Economic Science - University of Manchester (UK), where he got his MSc in Economics. He is teaching Finance at the University of Catania (I). He thought Cultural Tourism and Environmental Economics within University's courses and Academic Masters’ Degrees. His research interests have led him to deepen tourism economic policies, with respect to the new tourism market trends, local development and the transition from tourism district policies to local production systems, the application of efficiency analysis tools in local public utilities and in industrial organization. He worked in the European research teams like researcher as well as research's manager within Tourism European Research Framework. Sebastiano is author of several scientific publications on tourism and environment. He is an Alumni of the Manchester University (UK).
Lawyer and environmental consultant. Ph.D. expert in environmental law. President of the Legislative Commission "Environment" of the Sicilian Parliament of the XVI Legislature.