Public Lectures 2010



Coordinator: Gianluigi Pelloni (University of Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)



Conferment of an Honorary Degree
in Economics and Market Policy

the University of Bologna

Professor Sir Partha Sarathi Dasgupta


January 22nd, 2010

The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis wishes  to inform you that on January 22nd, 2010 in Rimini (11.00 am, Sala dell’Arengo, Piazza Cavour, Rimini) there will be the Ceremony for the conferment of an Honorary Degree (Laurea ad Honorem)  in Economics and Market Policy, University of Bologna, to Professor Sir Partha Sarathi Dasgupta.

The acceptance speech by Professor Dasgupta is titled  “Nature and the Economy”.

In the afternoon a Workshop in honour of Professor Sir Partha S. Dasgupta  will be held at the Faculty of Economics, via Anghera’ 22, Rimini




“Advanced Topics in Economics: Sustainable Development and the Natural Environment”


Organizer: Professor Elettra Agliardi

Location: Aula Magna, Facoltà di Economia, via Angherà 22, Rimini

Workshop Programme:

4.00 pm

Welcoming Address
Elettra Agliardi, University of Bologna

4.10 pm

William A. Brock, University of Wisconsin
The Emergence of Optimal Agglomeration in Dynamic Economics
4.45 pm

Goran K. Mäler, Beijer International Institute of Ecological Economics The Royal Academy of Sciences, and Stockholm University

Accounting Price for Resilience
5.20 pm

Anastasios Xepapadeas, University of Athens
Environmental Policy and the Emergence of Economic Agglomerations

6.00 pm

Sir Partha S. Dasgupta, University of Cambridge

Concluding Remarks and Future Avenues of Research

June 12th , 2010: The 2010 Rimini Lecture in Economics and Finance

“Asset Valuations and Financial Crises”


Costas Azariadis

(Edward Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professor in Arts & Sciences, 
 Washington University in St. Louis)

Organizers: Gianluigi Pelloni (University of Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)  and Thanasis Stengos (University of Guelph and RCEA)
Chair: Angelo Melino (University of Toronto and RCEA)