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Special issue call for papers – Advances in the Economic Analysis of Residential Water Use

Please find here the call for paper for the special issue “Advances in the Economic Analysis of Residential Water Use” This Special Issue aims at gathering...


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Special issue – European Water Utility Management: now online the editorial!

E’ online l’editoriale dello special issue pubblicato su Water Resources Management, curato da Giulia Romano, Andrea Guerrini, Rui Cunha Marques: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11269-017-1697-3   Please...


Romano G., Guerrini A., Marques R.C. (2017), “European Water Utility Management: Promoting Efficiency, Innovation and Knowledge in the Water Industry”, WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, doi:10.1007/s11269-017-1697-3 https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11269-017-1697-3

Romano G., Molinos-Senante M., Guerrini A. (2017), “Water utility efficiency assessment in Italy by accounting for service quality: an empirical investigation”, UTILITIES POLICY, doi: 10.1016/j.jup.2017.02.006 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0957178716302041

Guerrini A., Romano G., Carosi L., Mancuso F. (2017), Cost Savings in Wastewater Treatment Processes: the Role of Environmental and Operational Drivers, WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, http://rdcu.be/pfAr (open access)

Guerrini A., Romano G., Ferretti S., Fibbi D., Daddi D. (2016), A Performance Measurement Tool Leading Wastewater Treatment Plants toward Economic Efficiency and Sustainability, Sustainability 2016, 8(12), 1250; doi:10.3390/su8121250, http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/8/12/1250/htm (open access)

Guerrini A., Romano G., Mancuso F., Carosi L. (2016), Identifying the performance drivers
of wastewater treatment plants through conditional order-m efficiency analysis, UTILITIES
POLICY, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0957178716301096

Guerrini A., Romano G. (2016) I partenariati pubblico-privati di tipo “equity” nel settore idrico: costi e benefici alla luce di una comparazione tra Veneto e Toscana, MANAGEMENT DELLE UTILITIES E DELLE INFRASTRUTTURE, n. 2/2016

Romano G., Salvati N., Guerrini A. (2016), An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Water Demand in Italy, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652615013827

scarica qui il full paper open access: http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1T95E3QCo9ESN3 (fino al 24 luglio 2016)

Romano G., Guerrini A., Leardini C. (2015), Exploring the link between the corporate governance and efficiency of Italian water utilities, WATER AND LANDSCAPE, http://revistaselectronicas.ujaen.es/index.php/atma/article/view/2815/2286

Guerrini A., Romano G., Leardini C. (2015), Measuring Performance of Municipal Solid Waste Collection Services, PROCEDIA – ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT, Nr.1, Volume 2/2015

Guerrini A., Romano G., Leardini C., Martini M. (2015) The effects of operational and environmental variables on efficiency of Danish water and wastewater utilities, WATER, 7, 3263-3282, doi:10.3390/w7073263 http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/7/7/3263

Guerrini A., Romano G., Leardini C., Martini M. (2015), Measuring the efficiency of wastewater services through Data Envelopment Analysis, WATER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, http://www.iwaponline.com/wst/up/wst2015169.htm

Romano G., Masserini L., Guerrini A. (2015), Does water utilities’ ownership matter in water pricing policy? An analysis of endogenous and environmental determinants of water tariffs in Italy, WATER POLICY, http://www.iwaponline.com/wp/up/wp2015016.htm

Romano G., Guerrini A., Campedelli B.(2015), The new Italian water tariff method: A launching point for novel infrastructures or a backwards step?, UTILITIES POLICY, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0957178715000041

Romano G., Salvati N., Guerrini A. (2014), Factors affecting water utility companies’ decision to promote the reduction of household water consumption, WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, vol. 28(15), p. 5491-5505, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11269-014-0818-5#page-1

Romano G., Salvati N., Guerrini A. (2014). Estimating the determinants of residential water demand in Italy: an empirical analysis, WATER, vol. 6(10), p. 2929-2945; http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/6/10/2929 (open access)

Guerrini A., Romano G. (2014), WATER POLICY IN ITALY. GOVERNANCE, EFFICIENCY, INVESTMENTS AND SUSTAINABILITY, SPRINGER, ISBN 978-3-319-07817-5 http://www.springer.com/economics/policy/book/978-3-319-07817-5

Romano G., Guerrini A. (2014). The effects of ownership, board size and board composition on the performance of Italian water utilities, UTILITIES POLICY, vol. 31, p. 18-28, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0957178714000447

ROMANO G, SALVATI N, MARTINI M, GUERRINI A (2013). Water utilities and the promotion of sustainable water use: an international insight, ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, November, vol.12(S11), 129-133 http://omicron.ch.tuiasi.ro/EEMJ/pdfs/vol12/no11suppl/34_Romano_13.pdf

Guerrini A, Romano G, Campedelli B (2013). Economies of Scale, Scope and Density in the Italian Water Sector: A Two-Stage Data Envelopment Analysis Approach. WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, vol. 27(13), 4558-4578, ISSN: 0920-4741, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11269-013-0426-9

Romano G, Guerrini A, Vernizzi S (2013). Ownership, Investment Policies and Funding Choices of Italian Water Utilities: an Empirical Analysis, WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, vol. 27(9), 3409-3419, ISSN: 0920-4741, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11269-013-0354-8

Guerrini A, Romano G (2013). The Process of Tariff Setting with an Unstable Legal Framework: an Italian Case Study, UTILITIES POLICY, vol. 24, p. 78-85, ISSN: 0957-1787, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jup.2012.10.002

da Cruz N, Marques R, Romano G, Guerrini A. (2012). Measuring the efficiency of water utilities: A cross-national comparison between Portugal and Italy. WATER POLICY, vol. 14, p. 841-853, ISSN: 1366-7017, doi: 10.2166/wp.2012.103 (con impact factor)

Guerrini A, Romano G, Campedelli B (2011). Factors affecting the performance of water utility companies. THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC SECTOR MANAGEMENT, vol. 24, p. 543-566, ISSN: 0951-3558, doi: 10.1108/09513551111163657

Romano G, Guerrini A (2011). Measuring and comparing the efficiency of water utility companies: A data envelopment analysis approach. UTILITIES POLICY, vol. 19, p. 202-209, ISSN: 0957-1787, doi: 10.1016/j.jup.2011.05.005 (con impact factor)

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