Alessandra
Bianchi


Bianchi
Associate Professor Bologna Business School Core Faculty
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BIO

PhD, Adjunct Professor since 2007, of environmental policies and economics and environmental economics at the Politecnico di Milano, at the University of Rome Tor Vergata, and of Naples Federico II. Organizes and conducts seminars at the Bologna Business School-Università degli Studi di Bologna Alma Mater in the field of environmental economics and on environmental sustainability as business strategy. She is expert in environmental policies, environmental economics, evaluation of environmental risks, decision support systems and analysis related to the studies of the impacts of infrastructure and energy systems a connected to economic and social systems. She has carried out research at the Columbia University in New York, in Milan at Politecnico, in Naples at the Federico II University and at the CNR IAMC.

COURSES

The course is based on the principles related to the evolution of the planet and the world of industry (Industry 4.0), outlining, in parallel, a new figure of managers, increasingly attentive to sustainability issues and achievable sustainable goals as well as to valorisation of themselves: a green manager. Emission reduction, recycling, new production and management processes, attention to the entire product life cycle, are just some of the actions related to Corporate Social Responsibility issues that can be implemented and can benefit or stimulate technological innovations that we live in everyday life. The topics of the course will include: the basic concepts of economics and environment policy for the transition of managers and businesses to a sustainable economy, businesses and territories, national, European and international regulatory dictations, the competences of the green manager, the phenomenon from the point of view of the enterprise and the consumer, the operating tools. At the end of the course, the student will have acquired the following skills: how to manage an enterprise with an innovative cultural perspective that at the same time allows to achieve the expected economic outcomes considering its territory as an added value, safeguarding and communicating to the market in a correct manner their behavior.