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economic geographer , educator

Attilio Celant, Italian economic geographer, educator. Recipient San Marco award, 2010. Member Association American Geographer.

Background

Celant, Attilio was born on December 28, 1942 in Polcenigo, Pordenone, Italy. Son of Arturo and Elsa (Nadin) Celant.

Education

Graduate economic, University La Sapienza, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor, associate professor University Rome, 1971—1986. Professor University Udine, Italy, 1987—1991, University Rome, since 1991, head department regional analysis, 1994—2002, director Master in Economics and Management of Tourism, since 2000. Head department geography Institute Encyclopedia Italy, Rome, 1968—2005.

President college director of departments University La Sapienza, 1997—2002, member board directors, 1998—2002, member academy senate, since 2002, dean faculty of economic, since 2002, director federation social science, law and economic, 2007. Science coordinator National Research Program Tourism Development and Territorial Transportation, Urban Areas, Ecosys. and Regional Complexity, 2006—2007. Science coordinator national research program Tourism Development, Local Peculiarity and Territorial Competitiveness, 2003—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Geography of Territorial Imbalances, 1986, The Foundations of Economic Geography, 1990, The Geography of Imbalances, 1994, Ecosustainability and Competitive Resources, 2000, Tourism and Productive Growth: Local Factors and Territorial Competitions, 2004, International Competitiveness and Territorial Organization in the Differences Between Local Systems and the Decline of the Nation, 2005. Editor: Sahel: Geography of Fear, 1995, Foreign Coole and International Competitiveness, 1999, Rural Growth and Quality Tourism in the South of Italy, 2001, Territorial Competition in the Italian Regions, 2002, Global Tourism and Regional Competitiveness, 2007. Co-editor: Suppl.

      La Piccola Treccani (2 vols. ), 2002, La Grande Enciclopedia Treccani. VII appendice (3 vols.

      ), 2006, 2007, Italia. Il Declino Economico e la Forza del Turismo, 2009, Sviluppo Turistico e Trasformazioni Terriforiali, Scritti in onore de Manlio Resta Roma, 2010, Globalizzazione, Reti e coesione territoriale, Italiadecide, 2010.

Membership

Member Association American Geographer.

Connections

Married Alberta Migliaccio, May 1, 1975. Children: Simone, Chiara, Lucia.

father:
Arturo Celant

mother:
Elsa (Nadin) Celant

spouse:
Alberta Migliaccio

children:
Simone Celant

Chiara Celant

Lucia Celant