Romeo Danielis
  Affiliation: Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Aziendali, Matematiche e Statistiche, Università  degli Studi di Trieste, Italia
Job Title: Professor
Phone: +39-040-5587076
Fax: +39-040-567543
Address: Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Aziendali, Matematiche e Statistiche, Università  degli Studi di Trieste,  P.le Europa, 1 - 34100 Trieste, Italy
Teaching: Economia regionale, Economia e politica industriale, Microeconomia applicata, Economia dei trasporti

Education and qualifications:
Graduated in Economics and Commerce at the University of Trieste in 1983,  and received a Master's Degree in Economics at the Northeastern University in Boston, MA, U.S.A. in 1989.  Full Professor in Applied Economics.

Professional responsibilities
- Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Economics (2009-2012)
- Vice-Director (2000-2007) and Director (2007-2009) of the Department of Economics and Statistics
- Director (2008-2013) of the Doctorate School in Integrated Sciences for territorial sustainability.
- Managing Editor of European Transport \ Trasporti Europei (2005-2013)
- Editor of the Rivista di economia e politica dei trasporti (REPoT) (2013-2016)
- Member of the International editorial advisory board of Journal of Maritime Studies, and of Rivista di Economia Agro-Alimentare
- President of the Italian Transport Economists Association (SIET) (2012-2015), Member of the Directive (2002-2018)
- Reviewer for the following scientific journals: European Transport\Trasporti Europei, Transportation Research Part A, Transportation Research Part E, Scienze Regionali\Italian Journal of Regional Science, International Journal of Transport Economics, Journal of Maritime Studies, Land Use Policy, Urban Studies, The International Journal of Euro Mediterranean Studies, Growth and Change, Economia delle fonti di energia e dell'ambiente, Network and spatial economics, International Journal of Sustainable Transport, Journal of Urban Economics

Research interests:
Transport economics, transport and the environment, stated preferences in freight transport analysis, regional economics, industrial economics.

Extended list of publications:

Selected recent publications:

  • Rotaris, L., & Danielis, R. (2019). The willingness to pay for a carbon tax in Italy. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 67, 659-673.
  •  Rotaris, L., Danielis, R., Maltese, I. (2019). Carsharing use by college students: The case of Milan and Rome. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 120, 239-251.
  • Rotaris, L., Danielis, R. (2018). The role for carsharing in medium to small-sized towns and in less-densely populated rural areas. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 115, 49-62.
  • Danielis R., Giansoldati M., Rotaris L. (2018), "A Probabilistic Total Cost of Ownership Model to Evaluate the Current and Future Prospects of Electric Cars Uptake in Italy", Energy Policy, Vol. 119, August, pp. 268-281,
  • Cavallaro, F., Danielis, R., Nocera, S., Rotaris, L. (2018). Should BEVs be subsidized or taxed? A European perspective based on the economic value of CO2 emissions. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 64, 70-89.
  • Danielis, R., Rotaris, L., Monte, A. (2018). Composite indicators of sustainable urban mobility: Estimating the rankings frequency distribution combining multiple methodologies. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 12(5), 380-395.
  • Rotaris, L., Danielis, R. (2015) Commuting to college: The effectiveness and social efficiency of transportation demand management policies Transport Policy 44: 158-168.
  • Rusich, A., Danielis, R. (2015). Total cost of ownership, social lifecycle cost and energy consumption of various automotive technologies in Italy. Research in Transportation Economics, 50, 3-16.
  • Valeri, E., Danielis, R. (2015). Simulating the market penetration of cars with alternative fuel\powertrain technologies in Italy. Transport Policy, 37, 44-56.
  • Danielis, R., Rotaris, L., Rusich, A., Valeri, E. (2014). Understanding the demand for carsharing: lessons from Italian case studies. International Journal of Transport Economics, 41(3), 327-360.
  • Rotaris, L. & Danielis, R. (2014). The impact of transportation demand management policies on commuting to college facilities: A case study at the University of Trieste, Italy. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Vol. 67, pp. 127–140.
  • Romeo Danielis (2014) Quale politica per il settore dei trasporti in Italia, in “Crescita, investimenti e territorio: il ruolo delle politiche industriali e regionali”, a cura di (Riccardo Cappellin, Enrico Marelli, Enzo Rullani e Alessandro Sterlacchini), ebook. Website “Scienze Regionali” (, eBook 2014.1, ISBN 9788890963605.
  • Romeo Danielis, Elena Maggi, Lucia Rotaris, Eva Valeri (2013) Urban freight distribution: urban supply chains and transportation policies, eds. Ben-Akiva M., Meersman H., Van De Voorde E., Freight Transport Modeling, Emerald Group Publishing ISBN Print: 9781781902851
  • Romeo Danielis, Tullio Gregori (2013) An input-output-based methodology to estimate the economic role of a port: The case of the port system of the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region, Italy, Maritime Economics & Logistics (2013) 15, 222–255. doi:10.1057/mel.2013.1
  • Rotaris L, Danielis R., Rosato P. (2012). Value of travel time for university students: a revealed/stated preference analysis. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS AND POLICY, vol. 2012, p. 1-21, ISSN: 2160-6544, doi: 10.1080/21606544.2012.697340
  • Rotaris, L., Danielis, R., Rosato, P. (2012) “Commuting behavior and residential choice by university students”, Rivista di Scienze Regionali/Italian Journal of Regional Science, vol. 11, issue n°3, pp. 51-74.
  • Romeo Danielis, Lucia Rotaris, Edoardo Marcucci, Jérome Massiani, (2012) "A medium term evaluation of the Ecopass road pricing scheme in Milan: economic, environmental and transport impacts," ECONOMICS AND POLICY OF ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, Franco Angeli Editore, vol. 2012(2), pages 49-83.
  • Rotaris, L., Danielis, R. (2011) "Willingness to Pay for Fair Trade Coffee: A Conjoint Analysis Experiment with Italian Consumers", Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization, Manuscript 1305.
  • Marcucci, E., Stathopoulos, A., Rotaris, L., Danielis, R. (2011) "Comparing single and joint preferences: a choice experiment on residential location in three-member households", Environment and Planning A 43: 1209-1225.
  • Marcucci, E., Danielis, R., Rotaris, L. (2010), "Environmental quality and accessibility trade-offs in household residential location choice: a test of the representative member hypothesis and relative power analysis", Rivista di Scienze Regionali/Italian Journal of Regional Science, vol. 9, n° 2, pp. 25-46.
  • Rotaris, L., Danielis, R., Marcucci, E., Massiani, J. (2010) "The urban road pricing scheme to curb pollution in Milan, Italy: Description, impacts and preliminary cost-benefit analysis assessment", Transportation Research Part A 44: 359 - 375.
  • Danielis, R., Rotaris, L., Marcucci, E. (2010) "Urban freight policies and distribution channels: a discussion based on evidence from Italian cities", European Transport/Trasporti Europei 46: 114 - 146.
  • Danielis, R., Rotaris, L., Kropf, S. (2009)"European transport integration: reconciling accessibility and environmental concerns"; EST-OVEST, N. 1. marzo.
  • Massiani, J., Marcucci, E., Danielis, R. (2009) "Specific vs. generic goods: implications for transport demand analysis", International Journal of Transport Economics, Vol. XXXVI, n.3, October, pp. 377-395.
  • Marcucci, E., Danielis, R. (2009) "Trasporto merci: stradale o intermodale ferroviario? La struttura delle preferenze di un campione di aziende manifatturiere italiane", L'Industria, Lug- Sett, pp. 489-522.
  • Massiani, J., Danielis, R., Marcucci, E. (2009), "L'apport des prèfèrences dèclarèes à la logistique urbaine: acquis et perspectives , Transports, n° 457, sept.-oct., pp. 307-317.
  • Marcucci E, Danielis R. (2008). "The Potential Demand for a Urban Freight Consolidation Centre". Transportation. vol. 35 (2), pp. 269-289 ISSN: 0049-4488.
  • Danielis, R. and Marcucci, E. (2007) "Attribute cut-offs in freight service selection." Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review,Vol 43/5, pp. 506-515.
  • Danielis, R., Rotaris, L. e Marcucci, E. (2005) "Logistics managers stated preferences for freight service", Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, Vol: 41, Issue: 3, May, 2005, pp. 201-215.
  • Danielis, R. e Rotaris, L. "La stima dei costi esterni dei trasporti: difficolt  teoriche e applicative" Economia pubblica, XXXIII (1), 2003.
  • Danielis, R. e Marcucci, E. (2002)  "Bottleneck road congestion pricing with a competing railroad service" Transportation Research Part E, (38) 379-388.
  • Tiberi Vipraio, P.  e Danielis, R."Scambi commerciali e investimenti esteri del Friuli Venezia Giulia nell'Est Europeo: un approccio evolutivo", Economia e Politica industriale, n 16, pp. 127-156, 2002.
  • Danielis, R. (ed.) (2002) Domanda di trasporto merci e preferenze dichiarate - Freight Transport Demand and Stated Preference Experiments (bilingual) F. Angeli, Milan.
  • Borruso, G., Danielis, R. Rotaris, L. "I costi esterni dell'inquinamento atmosferico ed acustico: una stima per l'Italia" Sistemi di Trasporto, Anno XXIV, N. 2/2001, pp. 22-32.
  • R. Danielis and A. Chiabai: "Estimating the cost of air pollution from road transport in Italy", Transportation Research: Part D, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 249-258, 1998.