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School governance: Insights from the Italian case

Assia Liberatore
2021 Corporate Ownership and Control  
Thereupon we would make a worthy contribution to the existing research with a deep assessment of Italian school governance.  ...  To achieve this purpose, the original contribution here is linking school governance to the learning outcomes of high school students and aspects of their daily life activities using a macroeconomic perspective  ...  However, in the last six years, the Italian government implemented the duties and responsibilities of schools (Baldacci, Brocca, Frabboni, & Salatin, 2016) .  ... 
doi:10.22495/cocv19i1art15 fatcat:k32syhtknjfoxkvt6uusugj5zq

Evaluating Sustainability and Democracy in the Development of Industrial Port Cities: Some Italian Cases

Raffaele Attardi, Alessandro Bonifazi, Carmelo Torre
2012 Sustainability  
of these aspects in the case study, with the aim of underlining the difficulty of environmental assessment tools as a major support for planning processes, when social conflicts arise.  ...  We point out some key reflections with the aim of opening up the discussion, by taking the case study of the environmental assessment of pollutant activities in the main industrial port cities of Southern  ...  In the first part of the evaluation, costs and conflicts are assessed as a measure of the reliability/uncertainty of the future scenario where the proposal can be implemented.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su4113042 fatcat:du3umbdelvfhxfgvfa6zjbli4y

Social Life Cycle Assessment in the Textile Sector: An Italian Case Study

Paola Lenzo, Marzia Traverso, Roberta Salomone, Giuseppe Ioppolo
2017 Sustainability  
Results offer to scholars a perspective on which to focus their future researches in the sector and highlight that S-LCA is a valuable tool to support business decisions, assessing the social impact of  ...  The first part of the study is a literature review of the current state of the art of the S-LCA and its implementation to textile products.  ...  The authors would like to thank the case study company, San Lorenzo Group, for its willingness to participate in this study and for supplying the necessary data to complete this paper.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9112092 fatcat:6trit6ila5auzam2tnfjdjzclu

Does Changing Electoral Systems Affect (Corrupt) Particularistic Exchanges? Evidence from the Italian Case

Simona Piattoni, Matteo Fabio Nels Giglioli
2020 Politics and Governance  
are conducive to a type of particularism that might help fight corruption, taking Italy as a case.  ...  of durable governments, and we compare the effort at corruption control of the Italian governments born under these different electoral systems with those of other European democracies.  ...  Acknowledgments We would like to express our sincere gratitude for the rigorous comments of the two anonymous reviewers and the many suggestions of the editor of the thematic issue.  ... 
doi:10.17645/pag.v8i2.2913 fatcat:73mpgnhgtrdnlbfeanaqcwgzoq

A bioregional reading of the rural landscapes of the Italian inner areas and the regenerative potential of rural tourism. The case study of the VENTO project

Catherine Dezio
2020 Ciudades  
VENTO project, the 780 km cycle route financed by Italian Ministries that connects northern Italy, becomes a case study to investigate the potential of the slow line to be a bioregional project.  ...  for regeneration of depopulated territories.  ...  For many years Casale has been known for the presence of the Eternit factory, now in disuse, which dispersed asbestos dust in the surrounding environment.  ... 
doi:10.24197/ciudades.23.2020.49-69 fatcat:miehmbzhwnhjzo47dfef5apzqe

The Paradigms of Industry 4.0 and Circular Economy as Enabling Drivers for the Competitiveness of Businesses and Territories: The Case of an Italian Ceramic Tiles Manufacturing Company

Fernando Garcia-Muiña, Rocío González-Sánchez, Anna Ferrari, Davide Settembre-Blundo
2018 Social Sciences  
Sustainable development and the circular economy are two important issues for the future and the competitiveness of businesses.  ...  The new procedure has been tested and validated in an Italian company producing ceramic tiles, using the digitalization of the production processes of the Industry 4.0 environment, to implement the impact  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors thank the editor and two anonymous reviewers for their helpful comments on this paper. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/socsci7120255 fatcat:qlszlritjzbmnjlp2lcoxrenum

The medicalisation of politics or the politicisation of pedicine: the case of italian struggles to design public healthcare institutions

Valeria Graziano, Maddalena Fragnito
2021 DAT Journal  
In the present article, we reflect on some key aspects for the design of pub­lic health systems by retracing the history of the Italian National Health Service, or Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (SSN), from  ...  in the struggles for keeping health a public value in Italy.  ...  They push towards an "enlarged scientific community" (Oddone et al., 1977) that includes the experiential knowledge of workers, fundamental for the understanding of the reality of the factory and its  ... 
doi:10.29147/dat.v6i2.390 fatcat:xfq7gyymwnezzaq6y2t6c2tfla

"Non-Aviation" activities and the introduction of new thinking and ideas in the airport business: Empirical evidence from an Italian case study

Vincenzo Fasone, Pasquale Maggiore
2012 Journal of Airline and Airport Management  
, whose values can lead to a core definition of the new paths of development for the airport business to follow in the non-aviation dimension, and identifying at the same time innovative business ideas  ...  for opening up new market scenarios.  ...  Finally, the case study analysis can highlight certain trends in the industry, whose values can lead to a core definition of the new paths of development for the airport business to follow in the non-aviation  ... 
doi:10.3926/jairm.3 doaj:12857ca668d6487586d0804706335f23 fatcat:lhlqtf7t7vcs3f2p5jnsddogae

Formal network analysis of a food supply chain system: a case study for the Italian agro-food chains

Flavia Clemente, Piero A. Nasuelli, Rodolfo Baggio
2015 Journal of Agricultural Informatics  
This method of study of food supply chains could be useful for an observatory, bringing to light slightly evident relations and becoming a strong support for policy-makers.  ...  Finally, through an effective enumeration and evaluation of the relationships, a network model could be helpful in design of tracking and traceability systems.  ...  For our model we are thinking of a study in this sense too that will be investigated in the future.  ... 
doi:10.17700/jai.2015.6.4.205 fatcat:t7kaslcaxne2vli3bomziiyjsq

Key Research Priorities for Factories of the Future—Part II: Pilot Plants and Funding Mechanisms [chapter]

Tullio Tolio, Giacomo Copani, Walter Terkaj
2019 Factories of the Future  
Furthermore, taking advantage of the experience gained during the Italian Flagship Project Factories of the Future, this chapter identifies three types of industrial research and innovation infrastructure  ...  Given the fundamental importance of public investment to promote innovation, possible funding mechanisms for industrial research and innovation are discussed.  ...  Also in this case, the organisation and results of the Flagship Project Factories of the Future provided valuable input.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-94358-9_21 fatcat:qong6pupjjemzif6qmrpzmsg5a

Intertwined but Different. The Heterologous In Vitro Fertilization Case before the European Court of Human Rights and the Italian Constitutional Court

Antonia Baraggia, Maria Elena Gennusa
2017 Perspectives on Federalism  
vitro fertilization case, where both the Strasbourg Court and the Italian Constitutional Court delivered relevant judgments on very similar matters (ECtHR's S.H.  ...  Such analysis revealed useful in highlighting connections and disconnections between the different levels of protection of rights, and led us to argue that the development of a multilevel protection of  ...  This reference to the Strasbourg jurisprudence was, however, considered by some Authors as a symptom of a coward attitude from the CC, seeming the latter to use the Parrillo Judgment as a shield in order  ... 
doi:10.1515/pof-2017-0003 fatcat:nwisdrj2mfbzffxy4cq677adqe

Towards 'Lean Industry 4.0ʹ – Current trends and future perspectives

Krzysztof Ejsmont, Bartlomiej Gladysz, Donatella Corti, Fernando Castaño, Wael M. Mohammed, Jose L. Martinez Lastra, Pantea Foroudi
2020 Cogent Business & Management  
The enterprises to be competitive are constantly looking for continuous increase of productivity, quality and level of services.  ...  Combining Lean and Industry 4.0 practices seems to be necessary evolutionary step for further raise the level of operational excellence (exploitation of finance, workload, materials, machines/  ...  Acknowledgements This research was funded by The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange under grant no.  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311975.2020.1781995 fatcat:h6ldxezro5gadmdf4mroeum5by

Future Circular Colliders

M. Benedikt, A. Blondel, P. Janot, M. Klein, M. Mangano, M. Mccullough, V. Mertens, K. Oide, W. Riegler, D. Schulte, F. Zimmermann
2019 Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science  
Today, a staged Future Circular Collider (FCC), consisting of a luminosity-frontier highest-energy electron–positron collider (FCC-ee) followed by an energy-frontier hadron collider (FCC-hh), promises  ...  Most of the FCC-ee infrastructure could be reused for FCC-hh, which will provide proton–proton collisions at a center-of-mass energy of 100 TeV and could directly produce new particles with masses of up  ...  The information herein reflects only the views of its authors. The European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information. LITERATURE CITED  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev-nucl-101918-023748 fatcat:xdsux65jcrgorivcf5ofj4t35u

Pakistan's "Industrial 9/11": Transnational Rights-Based Activism in the Garment Industry and Creating Space for Future Global Struggles [chapter]

Nasir Mansoor, Thomas Rudhof-Seibert, Miriam Saage-Maaß
2021 Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Rights  
efforts to hold the German retail company KiK and Italian social auditing firm RINA to account on behalf of the survivors and victims' families of the 2012 Ali Enterprises factory fire.  ...  Written from a first-person perspective by three members of these organisations, it offers invaluable insights into the internal coordination and strategic deliberations of the partners' evolving transnational  ...  For all of us, the legal case was a supplement to the overarching "political case."  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-73835-8_6 fatcat:jumqetfb6jexzaxnbddpydxowm

INDUSTRIALIZATION - Quantitative Framework, Technological Dimension and the Future we Cannot Ignore

Petar Petrovic
2014 Management  
The above stated conclusions are strongly corroborated by the report of the World Economic Forum on Global Competitiveness of the Serbian economy, held in 2013, which ranked Serbia as 101st out of 148  ...  The metrics was derived in a twelve-dimensional space ( Figure 14 and Table 2 ), structured in each dimension [35] :  ...  Specific ICT models for the factories of the future within the strategic NTPS FaBS initiative -Factories of the Future of Serbia: CLEVER Factories, DIGITAL factories, VIRTUAL Factories that incorporate  ... 
doi:10.7595/management.fon.2014.0006 fatcat:byazt4wumrbfhkczztci32gq4q
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