Claudio Bellia

Researcher of Agricultural economics and rural appraisal [AGR/01]
Office: Via Santa Sofia, 98 - Piano II - Area Economia
Email: c.bellia@unict.it
Phone: 095 7580336
Fax: +390957580345
Office Hours: Monday and Thursday from 10:00 to 12:00


CURRICULUM VITAE ET STUDIORUM

DR. CLAUDIO BELLIA

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

Claudio Bellia (fiscal code: BLLCLD75D15B202A), born in Bronte on 15 April 1975,  Nationality - Italian.

Mandatory military service has been completed.

E-mail: c.bellia@unict.it,

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

The winner of a comparative assessment to a place of Assistant Professor in grouping scientific disciplinary economic estimates (AGR/01), banned in the Faculty of Agriculture of University of Catania, have been recruited in service from 11-2-2006 at the option, and to have joined the Department of Agricultural, Food and Environment in University of Catania.

 

Professor for the course ECONOMICS OF AGRI-FOOD QUALITY PRODUCTS A - L, Course of bachelor in Food science and technology, University of Catania, 6 CFU (education credits)

Professor for the course Strategies of valorization agrofood quality, Course of bachelor in Agricultural Sciences and Technologies, University of Catania, 6 CFU (education credits)

Professor for the course Enterprise Economy, Course of bachelor in Food science and technology, University of Catania, 6 CFU (education credits)

Professor for the course Economics of biotechnology, Course of bachelor in Agricultural Biotechnology, University of Catania, 8 CFU (education credits)

Professor for the course International trade of food products, (4 CFU (education credits) – Two-year programme), in the Specialized degree in Agricultural Sciences and Technologies Tropical and Subtropical, at the Faculty of Agriculture, the seat of Ragusa, of the University of Catania.

Professor for the course Foundations of economy of the market for agricultural products and agricultural policy, in the degree programme, of the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Catania.

Professor on a contract basis for the course Business Marketing and Management (4 CFU (education credits) – Three-year programme), in the “Herbal Sciences” degree programme, of the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Catania.

- Since January 2005, in the role of junior researcher, head of the Research Project: “The impact of the PAC reform in the main productive departments in Sicily”; assistant in the research project “A technical-economic analysis of sheep and goat farms in Sicily”, assistant in the research project “The wholesale food and agricultural markets in Sicily: structural, economic and organizational aspects”, through the Regional Consortium for Applied Research and Experimentation (Coreras), Palermo.

EDUCATION AND RESEARCH PROJECTS:

- rewarded with the title “Field Expert” of “AGR/O1 – Rural economics and assessment”, from the Faculty of Agriculture, with the minutes of the Faculty Board meeting no. 6 of 30 April 2004;

- participated in an international study convention promoted by the “International Food and Agribusiness Management Association” (IAMA), in June 2003. Together with Professor Filadelfio Basile, prepared a report entitled “Agricultural policy and the future constitution of the European Union”.

- February 2003 received the degree of Doctor in Agricultural Economic and Politics (XV Cycle) from Faculty of Economics at the University of Catania, with a thesis entitled  “Sicilian agro-alimentary products on the Canadian market: an analysis of the demand and marketing initiatives”, with a final grade of summa cum laude.;

- in the academic year 2001–2002, completed Specialization Studies in Marketing Management and Agribusiness, through the M.B.A. programme organized by the Department of Agricultural Economics and Business, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada;

- in the academic year 2000–2001, received a Master in “Economics of the agro-alimentary system, from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan with a thesis entitled “Investigation of the characteristics of the first buyers of milk of Sicily and its main typical cheeses”;

- in the academic years 2001–2006 participated in a series of seminars part of the  “Jean Monnet Project”: “New scenarios of European integration and policies in rural areas”, organized by the Faculty of Agriculture (DISEAE) and Economics (Dept. of Economics and the Territory) of the University of Catania, for which the relevant certificates were awarded;

- in the academic year 1997–‘98 received a Degree in Economics and Business (four-year degree programme) from the University of Catania, Faculty of Economics, experimental thesis in Economics and business management entitled: “Technological innovations in the agricultural sector  ”;

- at the Department of Economic-Agricultural and Assessment Department (DISEAE) in the Faculty of Agriculture at the University of Catania, acting as an outside collaborator, performed various scientific research activities on select themes of Economics and Agricultural Policies and, in the role of “field export”, was a supporting educator in certain subject areas of the scientific-disciplinary group AGR/01 (The Economics and management of the agro-industrial company, Management of the ago-alimentary company, Marketing of agro-alimentary products II, Agro-alimentary Economics);

- in the academic years 1999–2000/2002–2004 with a teaching post for Agricultural Economics and Policies (Prof. Placido Rapisarda), at the Economic and Territory Department at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Catania, on themes inherent to the marketing of agro-alimentary products, the computerization of agro-alimentary industries, etc.;

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

- since June 2004, acting as junior research, responsible for the Research Project: “Research update “marketing-orientated agro-alimentary businesses in Sicily”; assistant on the research “Research on businesses involved in rural tourism in Sicily”, assistant on the research project  “Technical-economic analysis of the flower industry in Sicily”, at the Regional Consortium for Applied Research and Experimentation (Coreras), Palermo.

- in July 2004 called to give a series of lessons (50 hours) on the theme of “Agricultural Economics and policies”, for the 2nd Training Course for “Experts in the evaluation of damage in agriculture”, organized by the inter-provincial Consortium for the defence of intensive “Trinacria” crops, in the provinces of Catania and Enna, in collaboration with the Orientation and Training Centre (COF) of the University of Catania.

- in the academic year 2003–2004 taught Agricultural Economics and Economics of agricultural markets (integrated course) at the Faculty of Pharmacy – Degree Programme in Herbal Sciences , as a Professor on a contract basis.

- in May 2003 – called to give a series of lessons on the theme “The Elements of Commodity Economics”, for the 1st advanced training course of tax collection officials and tax operators, organised by the national tax consultants (A.N.CO.T).

The author of numerous national and international publications.

FOREIGN LANGUAGES:

- proficient in both spoken and written English,

- satisfactory Spanish speaking skills.

COMPUTERS:

- proficient in MS-DOS and Windows operating systems (Microsoft Word, Excel, Word perfect, Quattro-pro, Harvard Graphics, Micro-TSP, SPSS, Eviews).

- proficient  INTERNET skills

Catania, 27, maggio 2019

 

  1. Analisi delle innovazioni nella filiera agrumicola: effetti economici e diffusione nelle imprese (in collaborazione con M. D’Amico), MIPAF, Ricerche e sperimentazioni nel settore dell’agrumicoltura italiana, Piano Agrumicolo Nazionale, Catania, 2003.
  2. Valutazioni d’impatto delle proposte di revisione intermedia della PAC in Sicilia, in “Rapporto sulla valutazione dell’impatto delle misure di revisione intermedia della PAC in Sicilia”, Co.Ri.S.S.I.A., Palermo, 2003.
  3. I principali caratteri del consumo dell’olio extra–vergine d’oliva biologico in Sicilia, (in collaborazione con M. D’Amico), in “Analisi economica dell’olivicoltura biologica in Sicilia”, Catania, 2003.
  4. Agricultural policy and the future constitution of the European Union (in collaborazione con F. Basile), 13th Annual Word Food and Agribusiness Forum and Symposium “Strategy Development in Turbulent Times”, International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IAMA), Cancun, Mexico, 2003, https://www.ifama.org/events/conferences/2003/cmsdocs/Basile.pdf
  5. Indagine sulla posizione delle principali produzioni agroalimentari siciliane sui mercati di consumo della provincia dell’Ontario (Canada), in Rivista “Tecnica Agricola” Anno LVI – n. 1–2 Gennaio–Giugno, ISSN 0371-5124, 2004.
  6. Effetti economici delle principali innovazioni in agrumicoltura (1980-2000) (in collaborazione con M. D’Amico), Convegno di Studi “Ricerche e sperimentazioni nel settore dell’agrumicoltura italiana – Piano Agrumicolo Nazionale”, 8-9 aprile 2003, Acireale (CT), 2005.
  7. Produzioni agroalimentari “made in Italy” e “made in Sicily” sui mercati di consumo canadesi: analisi della domanda e strategie di marketing, ISBN 978-88-95376-05-9 CORERAS, Palermo, 2005.
  8. Indagine sulle imprese vitivinicole marketing oriented in Sicilia (2004), ISBN 978−88−95376−32−5, CORERAS, Palermo, 2005 (on–line).
  9. Metodo e risultati delle valutazioni d’impatto della riforma MTR della PAC in Sicilia (in collaborazione con D. Spampinato), Rivista di Economia Agraria, n. 3, ISSN 0035-6190, 2005.
  10. Impatto della Riforma della PAC sui principali comparti produttivi dell’agricoltura della Sicilia, ISBN 978−88−95376−31−8, CORERAS, Palermo, 2006 (on–line).
  11. Grado di applicazione della programmazione comunitaria nel comparto zootecnico in Sicilia (2000–2006), ISBN 978−88−95376−29−5, CORERAS, Palermo, 2007 (on–line).
  12. Strategies for the improvement of the marketing mix in the Sicilian market–oriented wine enterprises, NEW MEDIT, Bari, Vol. VI n. 2, giugno 2007, ISSN 1594-5685, pp. 26-37
  13. Il tonno rosso: aspetti bio-etologici, prelievo delle risorse, sostenibilità e politiche d’intervento, in “L’allevamento del tonno rosso in Italia. Aspetti tecnici e valutazioni economiche” (a cura di M. D’Amico e G. La Via). Bonanno editore, Acireale (CT), ISBN 978-88-7796-461, 2007.
  14. Analisi dell’allevamento del tonno rosso nel Bacino del Mediterraneo, in “L’allevamento del tonno rosso in Italia. Aspetti tecnici e valutazioni economiche” (a cura di M. D’Amico e G. La Via), Bonanno editore, Acireale (CT), ISBN 978-88-7796-461, 2007
  15. Il ruolo del marketing mix nelle imprese vitivinicole siciliane marketing oriented, in Atti del XLII Convegno SIDEA, Franco Angeli, Milano, ISBN 978-88-464-8755-1, 2007
  16. Aspetti e problemi del nuovo trattato europeo (“Trattato di Lisbona”) e principali riflessi sulle politiche comunitarie, Dipartimento di Scienze Economico–Agrarie ed Estimative (DISEAE), Università degli Studi di Catania, 2008.
  17. L’utilizzo di servizi da parte delle aziende agricole: la frontiera della ricerca operativa nel terzo millennio (in collaborazione con M. D’Amico), in Atti del Convegno “Le statistiche agricole verso il Censimento del 2010: valutazioni e prospettive”, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica, Roma, ISBN 978-88-458-1592-8, 2008.
  18. Evoluzioni e prospettive della Politica Agricola Comune, in Atti del Convegno La Società Europea. Identità, simboli, politiche, G. Giappichelli, Torino, ISBN 978-88-348-8693-9, 2009.
  19. Il contesto socio-economico del territorio della diocesi di Noto tra limiti ed opportunità di sviluppo locale, (in collaborazione con S. Latino, D. Romeo), Grafiche Santocono s.r.l., ROSOLINI, vol. 1, ISBN: 978-88-96217-07-8, 2009.
  20. Alcune riflessioni sulle coltivazioni OGM in Agricoltura, (in collaborazione con F. Basile, V. E. Ragusa) in Rivista “Tecnica Agricola”– n. 3/4 2009, ISSN 0371-5124, (FdS 2010).
  21. Analisi d’impatto della Riforma di Medio Termine della PAC sulla zootecnia bovina da latte dell’Altopiano Ibleo (in collaborazione con V. Foti, G. Timpanaro) in Rivista “Tecnica Agricola” Anno LX – n. 3/4 Luglio – Dicembre , 2008, ISSN 0371-5124 (FdS 2010).
  22. Effetti della riforma della Pac sulla redditività delle aziende mandorlicole e carrubicole,(in collaborazione con v. Foti), in: Francesco Bellia. Analisi d’impatto della riforma della Pac nell’agricoltura siciliana. P. 199-233, Palermo: Coreras, ISBN/ISSN: 978-88-95376-26-4 (2010)
  23. Effetti della riforma della Pac sulla redditività delle aziende con bovini da latte, (in collaborazione con V. Foti, G. Timpanaro). In: Francesco Bellia. Analisi d’impatto della riforma della Pac nell’agricoltura siciliana. p. 39-71, Palermo: Coreras, ISBN/ISSN: 978-88-95376-26-4, (2010).
  24. Actuality and future prospects on GMos crops in agriculture: some main aspects and problems (in collaborazione con M. Pilato) in CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, p. 280-288 ISSN 1582-2559, 2011. (SCOPUS)
  25. Flussi commerciali e dinamiche di mercato: i vini siciliani di fronte ai nuovi competitors (in collaborazione con G. Di Vita, D. Spampinato, A. S. Zarbà), in Economia del Vino a cura di M. D’amico, ISBN-978-88-7796-872-2, Bonanno editore, Acireale (2011)
  26. Aspetti produttivi e specificità di mercato della Malvasia delle Lipari Doc (in collaborazione con Di Vita G., Pappalardo G., D’Amico M.) in Vitivinicoltura in Sicilia a cura di M. D’amico, V.T. Foti, ISBN-978-88-7796-910-1, Bonanno editore, Acireale 2011 DA INSERIRE
  27. Aspetti economici e di mercato della vitivinicoltura biologica in Sicilia (in collaborazione con Foti V. T., Scuderi A., Spampinato D., Timpanaro G.) in Vitivinicoltura in Sicilia a cura di M. D’amico, V.T. Foti, ISBN-978-88-7796-910-1, Bonanno editore, Acireale 2011 DA INSERIRE
  28. Global competitiveness and local coordination: an economic analysis on Malvasia of Lipari DOC (in collaborazione con Di Vita G., Lanfranchi M., D’Amico M.) in Moving from the crisis to sustainability. Emerging issues in the international context, (Autori e curatori: G. Calabrò , A. D'Amico , M. Lanfranchi , G. Moschella , L. Pulejo , R. Salomone),  ISBN: 978-88-5684-7055, Franco Angeli, 2011
  29. Il Distretto produttivo in Sicilia quale possibile modello di governance territoriale The productive district in Sicily like a possible model of regional governante (in collaborazione con V.T. Foti F. Basile, G. Timpanaro, D. Spampinato) in Per costruire l’unità Studi sull’Italia e l’integrazione europea di fronte alla nuova governante mondiale in occasione del 150° anniversario dell’Unità d’Italia presentato Associazione Universitaria di Studi Europei (AUSE) (a cura di F. Basile e M. Pilato), Cacucci editore, Bari, ISBN 978-88-6611-117-7, (pagg. 191-208) 2012
  30. Problematiche concettuali ed aspetti economico-normativi della qualità nel settore agroalimentare (in collaborazione con F. SAFONTE) in Rivista Economia Agro–alimentare, Franco Angeli, ISSN 1126-1668 anno XIV n 2 2012 DA RICONTROLLARE
  31. Aspects and problems of changing economic utilization of the land in Italy and the corresponding soil consumption. (in collab.Pilato M., Scavone V.) CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, vol. 14 s1, p. 255-266, ISSN: 1582-2559, 2013. (SCOPUS)
  32. Features on structural policies in regional development of the European Union and their main effects (in collab.Pilato M.) in Competitiveness of agro-food and environmental economy (Popescu G., Istudor N., Boboc D.) p. 357–376, ISSN 2285−9179, 2012/2013 DA RICONTROLLARE
  33. Economic effects of the main innovations in the Italian citriculture (in collab. D’Amico M., Di Vita G., Pilato M., Pappalardo G.) in Competitiveness of agro-food and environmental economy (Popescu G., Istudor N., Boboc D.) p. 398–413, ISSN 2285−9179, 2012/2013 DA RICONTROLLARE
  34. The role of innovation and organization in small size wineries: the case of Malvasia delle Lipari pdo wine (in collab. Di Vita G, Pappalardo G., D’Amico M.) CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, QUAL ITY-access to success Vol. 14, No. 137, pp. 107-112, ISSN: 1582-2559, 2013 (SCOPUS)
  35. Riflessioni sui cambiamenti di utilizzazione economica della terra in Italia e sui corrispondenti consumi di suolo (in collab. Pilato M.) 2013 ISSN 1691-5887 SOCIETY, INTEGRATION, EDUCATION DA RICONTROLLARE Chang, WEB Sciencs
  36. Competitiveness of wine business within green economy, (in collaborazione con Pilato M.) in CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, Vol. 14, p. 120-125, ISSN 1582-2559, 2013, (SCOPUS)
  37. Competitiveness of wine business within green economy: sicilian case, (in collaborazione con Pilato M.) in CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, Vol. 15, p. 74-78, ISSN 1582-2559, 2014, (SCOPUS)
  38. Horticultural agro-biodiversity and potential conservation: case study in Sicily, (in collab. Timpanaro G, Foti V.T.) CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, Vol. 15, S1, p. 230-235, ISSN: 1582-2559, 2014, (SCOPUS)
  39. Direct sales as a tool for competitiveness for SMEs in the EU. The case of farms “Ornamental floriculture and nursery products”, (in collab. Allegra V., Zarbà A.S.) CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, Vol. 15, S1, p.19-24, ISSN: 1582-2559, 2014, (SCOPUS)
  40. Note sul cambiamento di utilizzazione economica della terra in Italia e sul corrispondente “consumo di suolo”, in Consumo di suolo: un approccio multidisciplinare ad un tema trasversale, Franco Angeli, ISBN 9788891701138
  41. The logistic of direct sales. New approaches of the EU (in collab Allegra V., Zarbà A. S.), Italian journal of food science, 2014, WEB Sciencs
  42. Economic Sustainability Of A Niche Supply Chain: The Case Of Maletto Strawberry (in collab. Adernò C, Allegra V.,) CALITATEA-ACCES LA SUCCES, Vol. 16, S1, p.47-56, ISSN: 1582-2559, 2015, (SCOPUS)
  43. Prodotti agroalimentari e segni distintivi di qualità. Dimensione economica dei prodotti contrassegnati da marchi DOP/IGP in forza delle normative comunitarie e strategie di valorizzazione (in collaborazione con F. SAFONTE) in Rivista Economia Agro–alimentare, Franco Angeli, ISSN 1126-1668 anno XVII n 1 2015
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  • Agricultural Economics and policies
  • Agricultural Economics and Economics of agricultural markets
  • Agri-business Marketing and Management
  • Economics of the agro-alimentary system