Short CV/Education and training

    Full Professor of Applied Economics, Denmark Technical University, Department of Technology, Management and Economics

    Associate Professor of Economics Policy, University of Verona, Department of Economics

    Research Affiliate, Center for Development and Cooperation (NADEL), ETH Zurich

    Ph.D. University of Maryland, College Park, USA

Selected publications

  • Di Falco, S., J. Laurent-Lucchetti, M. Veronesi, and G. Köhlin (2019), “Property Rights, Land Disputes and Water Scarcity: Empirical Evidence from Ethiopia.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 102(1): 54-71 (doi: 10.1093/ajae/aaz036; ISSN: 0002-9092; hdl:11562/995079).

  • Lovo, S., and M. Veronesi (2019), “Crop Diversification and Child Health: Empirical Evidence from Tanzania,” Ecological Economics 158:168-179 (doi: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.01.005; ISSN: 0921-8009; hdl: 11562/990162).

  • He, P., M. Veronesi, and S. Engel (2018), “Consistency of Risk Preference Measures: An Artefactual Field Experiment from Rural China.” Journal of Development Studies 54(11): 1955-1973 (doi: 10.1080/00220388.2017.1336542; ISSN: 0022-0388; hdl: 11562/961245).

  • Gerking, S., W. Adamowicz, M. Dickie, and M. Veronesi (2017), “Baseline Risk and Marginal Willingness to Pay for Health Risk Reduction,” Journal of Risk and Uncertainty 55(2-3): 177-202 (doi: 10.1007/s11166-017-9267-x; ISSN: 08955646; hdl: 11562/972257).

  • He, P. and M. Veronesi (2017), “Personality Traits and Renewable Energy Technology Adoption: A Policy Case Study from China,” Energy Policy 107: 472-479 (doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2017.05.017; ISSN: 0301-4215; hdl: 11562/961245; Scopus: 2-s2.0-85019198221).

  • Menon, M., F. Perali, and M. Veronesi (2017), “Leaving No Child Behind:” Preferences for Social Inclusion and Altruism,” The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 17(3) (doi: 10.1515/bejeap-2016-0261; ISSN: 1935-1682; hdl: 11562/961247).

  • Veronesi, M., T. Reutemann, A. Zabel, and S. Engel (2015), “Designing REDD+ Schemes When Forest Users Are Not Forest Landowners: Evidence from a Survey-Based Experiment in Kenya,” Ecological Economics 116: 46-57 (doi: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2015.04.009; ISSN: 0921-8009; hdl: 11562/915385; WOS: 000357754100005; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84928140997).

  • Adamowicz, W., M. Dickie, S. Gerking, M. Veronesi, and D. Zinner (2014), “Household Decision-Making and Valuation of Environmental Health Risks to Parents and their Children,” Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 1(4): 481-519 (doi: 10.1086/679255; ISSN: 2333-5955; hdl: 11562/853974; WOS: 000218546300002).

  • Bucciol, A. and M. Veronesi (2014), “Teaching Children to Save: What is the Best Strategy for Lifetime Savings?” Journal of Economic Psychology 45: 1-17 (doi: 10.1016/j.joep.2014.07.003; ISSN: 0167-4870; hdl: 11562/784764; WOS: 000347508200001; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84907961425).

  • Gerking, S., M. Dickie, and M. Veronesi (2014), “Valuation of Human Health: An Integrated Model of Willingness to Pay for Mortality and Morbidity Risk Reductions,” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 68(1): 20-45 (doi: 10.1016/j.jeem.2013.11.010; ISSN: 0095-0696; hdl: 11562/650959; WOS: 000340693800002; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84891340765).

  • Menon, M., F. Perali, and M. Veronesi (2014), “Recovering Individual Preferences for Non-market Goods: A Collective Travel-Cost Model,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 96(2): 438-457 (doi: 10.1093/ajae/aat103; ISSN: 0002-9092; hdl: 11562/627355; WOS: 000333245000005; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84896963695).

  • Di Falco, S. and M. Veronesi (2014), “Managing Environmental Risk in Presence of Climate Change: The Role of Adaptation in the Nile Basin of Ethiopia,” Environmental and Resource Economics 57:553-577 (doi: 10.1007/s10640-013-9696-1; ISSN: 0924-6460; hdl: 11562/627351; WOS: 000333152000005; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84896545351).

  • Veronesi, M., F. Chawla, M. Maurer, and J. Lienert (2014), “Climate Change and the Willingness to Pay to Reduce Ecological and Health Risks from Wastewater Flooding in Urban Centers and the Environment,” Ecological Economics 98: 1-10 (doi: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2013.12.005; ISSN: 0921-8009; hdl: 11562/649758; WOS: 000332263900001; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84891278686).

  • Di Falco, S. and M. Veronesi (2013), “How Can African Agriculture Adapt to Climate Change? A Counterfactual Analysis from Ethiopia,” Land Economics 89(4):743-766 (doi: 10.3368/le.89.4.743; ISSN: 0023-7639; hdl: 11562/627356; Scopus: 2-s2.0-84886904325); Winner 2013 International Geneva Award.

  • Veronesi, M., A. Alberini, and J. Cooper (2011), “Implications of Bid Design and Willingness-To-Pay Distribution for Starting Point Bias in Double-Bounded Contingent Valuation Surveys,” Environmental and Resource Economics 49(2): 199-215 (doi: 10.1007/s10640-010-9430-1; ISSN: 0924-6460; hdl: 11562/389927; WOS: 000290493800003; Scopus: 2-s2.0-79955914338).

  • Di Falco, S., M. Veronesi, and M. Yesuf (2011), “Does Adaptation to Climate Change Provide Food Security? A Micro-perspective from Ethiopia,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93(3): 829-846 (doi: 10.1093/ajae/aar006; ISSN: 0002-9092; hdl: 11562/386838; WOS:000292553100011; Scopus: 2-s2.0-79960361876); most cited article in the AJAE in 2010-2018.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member Scientific Evaluation Committee of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)

  • Member Ph.D. Program Committee, Economics and Management, University of Verona

Media coverage

  • Neidell, M., S. Uchida, and M. Veronesi (2019), “Be Cautious with the Precautionary Principle: Evidence from Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident.” NBER Working Paper No. 26395; IZA Discussion Paper No. 12687 (hdl: 11562/1002212; doi: 10.3386/w26395).

  • Media Coverage: The Economist (07.11.2019), Financial Times (03.11.2019); yahoo!Finance (06.11.2019); Edmonton Sun (13.11.2019); The Weekend Australian (30.10.2019); Markets Insider (06.11.2019); Oilprice (06.11.2019); EIKE – Europäisches Institut für Klima & Energie (02.11.2019); Mercatus Center – George Mason University (31.10.2019); World Nuclear News (29.10.2011); Climate depot (04.11.2019); Toyo Keizai (14.12.2019); Futura-Science (12.11.2019); affaritaliani (13.12.2019); Italia Oggi (14.12.2019); Start Magazine (14.12.2019); Gente d’Italia (14.12.2019); I Nuovi Vespri (15.12.2019).


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