Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services in Riparian Areas

Universita' degli Studi di Torino
Turin, Italy
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i) Construction of a theoretical framework for the evaluation of ecosystem services; ii) Gathering and systematization of academic, technical reports and thematic literature on economic valuation of ecosystem services in riparian areas. iii) Comparative study of works classified under (ii) to the end of identify best practices for vegetation management in river areas. iv) Economic valuation of effects on ecosystem services of the interventions of Action 4.3 of the EAU-Concert Project through benefit transfer from studies compatible with the context; v) Coordination and exchange of information with the l’Ecole Centrale de Paris. vi) Analysis of socio-economic feasibility and distributive impacts of the reform proposal for public water concession fees developed by the research team in Environmental Economics of the Department of Economics and Statistics - UniTO for Regione Piemonte.



  • Employment contract with full social security: yes
  • Total amount per fellowship per year: 21980
  • Currency: Euro
  • Covers salary: yes
  • Covers travel and subsistence: yes
  • Covers research costs: yes
  • Covers other costs: \
  • Maximum duration of fellowship: 13

Eligibility criteria

The call (pubblished on Albo d'Ateneo n° rep.231) with requirements and how to apply is available at the following address:

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • All

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • All

Selection process

qualifications and interview (in Turin) - Dates and venues of the interviews are published on the website of the University of Turin at the official notice board ( by the date of the deadline. The application must be presented by online procedure in the site

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