Prof. Rico Maggi (1951) is full professor at University of Lugano (USI) and has been Dean of the Faculty of Economics from 2009 until 2013. He is also honorary professor at University of Zürich. He teaches Microeconomics, International Economics, and Economics of Tourism at the University of Lugano. Prof. Rico Maggi is Director of the Istituto di Ricerche Economiche (IRE) where his research interests focus on transport, tourism, urban and regional development. Prof. Rico Maggi is the scientific director of the multidisciplinary Master in International Tourism (MT) at USI, which he founded in 2003. The Master in International Tourism is an interfaculty Master Degree in Economics and Communication Sciences applied to tourism, and is entirely taught in English. He is president of the Swiss Association for Transport Research and was member of the board of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) and of the Marcel Benoist’s Foundation. Prof. Rico Maggi is author of many articles published in international academic journals. He serves regularly as a referee for international academic journals. His last book “Verkehrt – Plädoyer für eine nachhaltige Verkehrspolitik“ (2010) has been issued by Avenir Suisse.
Università di Zurigo: Ausgewählte Fragen der Verkehrsökonomie