Antonio Boggia

Full Professor, Bioeconomics Research Unit, Department of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences, University of Perugia, Italy

Research Fellow, CASAS Global


Education and Languages

MS in Agricultural Sciences, University of Perugia, Italy

PhD in Agricultural, agri-environmental, food resources and technologies, Miguel Hernandez University of Elche, Spain

Studies and Training on Environmental assessment and management in agricultural development, Wye College, University of London


Italian, English, Spanish

Expertise & Research Interests

Ecological economics, Environmental assessment, Natural Resources management, Agricultural economics, Sustainable development economics and policy, Circular Economy

Relevant Experience

  • Visiting Scholar, University of Minnesota, St.Paul, Minnesota,
  • Lecturer in “Environmental Stewardship” at the University of Malta
  • Member of the International Technology Indicators Panel, supported by the US National Science Foundation
  • Reviewer for scientific journals (e.g., Journal of Environmental Management, Land use Policy, etc.)

Selected Publications

Boggia A., Cortina C. 2010. Measuring sustainable development using a multi-criteria model: a case study. Journal of Environmental Management, 91 (2010) 2301-2306. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2010.06.009

Boggia A., Rocchi L., Paolotti L., Musotti F., Greco S. 2014. Assessing Rural Sustainable Development Potentialities using a Dominance-based Rough Set Approach, Journal of Environmental Management, 144: 160-167. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.05.021

Fagioli F.F., Rocchi L., Paolotti L., Slowinski R., Boggia A. 2017. From the farm to the agri-food system: a multiple criteria framework to evaluate extended multi-functional value, Ecological Indicators, Vol. 79: 91-102. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.04.009

Boggia A., Massei G., Pace E., Paolotti L., Rocchi L., Attard M. 2018. Spatial multicriteria analysis for sustainability assessment: A new model for decision making. Land Use Policy, Vol. 71: 281-292. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.11.036

Ponti L., Gutierrez A.P., Boggia A., Neteler M. 2018. Analysis of Grape Production in the Face of Climate Change, Climate, 6, 20. DOI: 10.3390/cli6020020

Paolotti L., Del Campo Gomis F.J., Agullo Torres A.M., Massei G., Boggia A. 2019. Territorial sustainability evaluation for policy management: The case study of Italy and Spain. Environmental Science and Policy, Vol. 92: 207-219. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2018.11.022

Rocchi, L., Cortina C., Paolotti L., Boggia, A. 2020. Recreation vs conservation in Natura 2000 sites: a spatial multicriteria approach analysis. Land Use Policy, 99, 105094. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2020.105094

Gutierrez A.P., Ponti L., Kranthi K.R., Baumgärtner J., Kenmore P.E., Gilioli G., Boggia A., Cure J.R., Rodríguez D. 2020. Bio-economics of Indian hybrid Bt cotton and farmer suicides. Environmental Sciences Europe 32, 139. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-020-00406-6