Paola Garrone

Full Professor

Short Profile

Paola Garrone is Professor of Business and Industrial Economics at Politecnico di Milano, where she teaches in the MSc, PhD and corporate programmes of the School of Management. Paola is the School’s deputy director for Sustainability, and a scientific director of the Food Sustainability Observatory. Over her academic career she has supervised over 50 MSc students and 9 PhD students. She serves on the board of directors of Fondazione per la Sussidiarietà.

Education

Master of Science: Electronics Engineering, Politecnico di Milano.

Research

Paola Garrone does research in the field of industrial economics. Her main research interests are in utilities economics and policy, and sustainability of food, water and energy sectors. She has published over 50 peer reviewed papers, and 10 research books. Her research projects have been sponsored by European and Italian institutions (such as European Commission, Italian Ministry for University and Research, Regulatory Authorities, Regione Lombardia), philantropy foundations and third-sector organizations (such as Fondazione Cariplo, Fondazione Banco Alimentare), companies from the ICT and utilities sectors.

Research Lines:
Innovating Public Services and Cultural Institutions
Sustainability and Social Challenges
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E Cagno, P Garrone, M Negri, A Rizzuni, "Adoption of water reuse technologies: An assessment under different regulatory and operational scenarios", Journal of Environmental Management 317, 115389, 2022

P Garrone, L Piscitello, V Rotondi, VG Scalera, "MNEs as catalysts of productive entrepreneurship: the case of Egypt"

R Santi, P Garrone, M Iannantuoni, B Del Curto, "Sustainable Food Packaging: An Integrative Framework", Sustainability 14 (13), 8045, 2022

E Cagno, P Garrone, A Neri, A Rizzuni, "Factors Affecting The Adoption of Water Reuse Technologies: Evidence from An Italian Case", 2022 International Conference on Resource Sustainability, 33-33, 2022

G Bartezzaghi, A Cattani, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Food Waste Causes in Fruit and Vegetables Supply Chains", Transportation Research Procedia 67, 118-130, 2022

G Bartezzaghi, C Colicchia, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, A Rizzuni, "Mitigating barriers to surplus food donation in Italian retail and food service", Food Loss and Waste Policy, 224-239, 2022

E Cagno, P Garrone, A Neri, "Sewage sludge management options and civil society stakeholders’ influence: first evidence from Italian cases", IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 1196 (1), 012006, 2021

F Albino, J Doh, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "MNEs’ Adoption of Corporate Political Activity and Corporate Social Responsibility in Sub-Saharan Africa", SMS 41st Conference, Virtual Toronto, 1-30, 2021

P Garrone, A Rizzuni, "Understanding heterogeneity in business-NPO collaboration", XXXII AiIG Scientific Meeting, 1-21, 2021

E Cagno, P Garrone, M Negri, A Rizzuni, "Water Reuse and Water Utilities: An Economic Framework", 16th SDEWES Conference Proceedings, 1-12, 2021

G Bartezzaghi, P Garrone, "Prevenzione e gestione delle eccedenze alimentari nella supply chain"

R Marzano, C Rougé, P Garrone, JJ Harou, M Pulido-Velazquez, "Response of residential water demand to dynamic pricing: Evidence from an online experiment", Water Resources and Economics 32, 100169, 2020

P Garrone, L Grilli, R Marzano, "Incentives to water conservation under scarcity: Comparing price and reward effects through stated preferences", Journal of Cleaner Production 244, 118632, 2020

P Garrone, L Piscitello, F Albino, M D’Amelio, "The role of non-market strategies in institutionally weak contexts. Corporate Political Activities vs. Corporate Social Responsibility in the electricity sector in sub-Saharan â€¦"

P Garrone, L Grilli, R Marzano, "Price elasticity of water demand considering scarcity and attitudes", Utilities Policy 59, 100927, 2019

P Garrone, L Piscitello, M D'Amelio, "Multinational enterprises and the provision of collective goods in developing countries under formal and informal institutional voids. The case of electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa", Journal of International Management 25 (2), 100650, 2019

A Brugnoli, P Garrone, G Vittadini, "Sussidiarietà e... PMI per lo sviluppo sostenibile. Rapporto sulla sussidiarietà 2018/2019"

A Brugnoli, P Garrone, G Vittadini, "Non vi è sviluppo sostenibile senza sussidiarietà"

G Bartezzaghi, R Cagliano, F Ciccullo, P Garrone, "Agri-food startups: a study on sustainable business models along the supply chain"

P Garrone, "PMI italiane: collaborazioni e crescita dell’impresa"

A Brugnoli, P Garrone, G Vittadini, "Sussidiarietà, sviluppo sostenibile e PMI"

P Garrone, L Grilli, B Mrkajic, "The role of institutional pressures in the introduction of energy‐efficiency innovations", Business Strategy and the Environment 27 (8), 1245-1257, 2018

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Corporate food donations: altruism, strategy or cost saving?", British Food Journal, 2018

P Garrone, A Groppi, P Nardi, "Social innovation for urban liveability. Empirical evidence from the Italian third sector", Industry and Innovation 25 (6), 612-631, 2018

C Rougé, JJ Harou, M Pulido-Velazquez, ES Matrosov, P Garrone, ..., "Assessment of smart-meter-enabled dynamic pricing at utility and river basin scale", Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 144 (5), 04018019, 2018

R Marzano, C Rouge, P Garrone, L Grilli, JJ Harou, M Pulido-Velazquez, "Determinants of the price response to residential water tariffs: Meta-analysis and beyond", Environmental Modelling & Software 101, 236-248, 2018

G Antonucci, AB Savignon, G Cappiello, L Carrubbo, N Colasanti, ..., "Cross-Sectoral Relations in the Delivery of Public Services"

G Cappiello, P Garrone, P Nardi, "Infrastructure projects as a value co-creation process", Cross-Sectoral Relations in the Delivery of Public Services 6, 131-153, 2018

P Garrone, L Grilli, A Groppi, R Marzano, "Barriers and drivers in the adoption of advanced wastewater treatment technologies: a comparative analysis of Italian utilities", Journal of Cleaner Production 171, S69-S78, 2018

P Garrone, L Grilli, B Mrkajic, "Human capital of entrepreneurial teams in nascent high-tech sectors: a comparison between Cleantech and Internet", Technology Analysis & Strategic Management 30 (1), 84-97, 2018

E Cagno, PM Garrone, A Neri, MS Bozzi, "Analysing the Relationship between Wastewater Utility and Civil Society Stakeholders: First Evidence from Two Cases"

A Brugnoli, P Garrone, "Sussidiarietà e... giovani al Sud. Rapporto sulla sussidiarietà 2017/2018"

P Garrone, L Grilli, B Mrkajic, "The energy-efficient transformation of EU business enterprises: Adapting policies to contextual factors", Energy Policy 109, 49-58, 2017

S Baglioni, F Calò, P Garrone, M Molteni, "Introduction—Food security and food waste reduction: A social innovation approach to current social, environmental, and political concerns", Foodsaving in Europe: At the Crossroad of Social Innovation, 1-9, 2017

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "Multinational enterprises and the provision of collective goods under formal and informal institutional voids. The case of electricity in sub-Saharan Africa", International Business in the Information Age, 1-20, 2017

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, S Sert, "Measuring and reducing food waste along the supply chain: evidence from Italy"

S Sedef, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Donations of Surplus Food: Corporate Philanthropy Meets Operations", The Challenge of Sustainable Innovation: The Role of OM and SCM, 1-15, 2017

S Baglioni, F Calò, P Garrone, M Molteni, "Foodsaving in Europe", Springer International Publishing. https://doi. org/10 1007, 978-3, 2017

M D’Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "Can multinational enterprises light up developing countries?: Evidences from the access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa", World Development 88, 12-32, 2016

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, S Sert, "Reducing food waste in food manufacturing companies", Journal of Cleaner Production 137, 1076-1085, 2016

L Grilli, P Garrone, B Mrkajic, "Energy-Efficient Innovation and Firm Size: How Different Firms Respond to Different Institutional Pressures", Transforming Innovation’SPRU’s 50th Anniversary Conference, 7-9, 2016

R Marzano, P Garrone, L Grilli, "Price elasticity of residential water demand and water scarcity", WINIR Conference, 2-4, 2016

M Arena, D Barrett, R Cagliano, FFA Caniato, D Coghlan, P Coughlan, ..., "Organizing Supply Chain Processes for Sustainable Innovation in the Agri-Food Industry"

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Surplus food redistribution for social purposes: The case of Coop Lombardia"

C Rougé, J Harou, P Garrone, M Pulido-Velazquez, R Marzano, ..., "Smart meter enabled dynamic pricing of water"

P Garrone, L Grilli, R Marzano, "Incentives to water conservation: comparing price and reward effects through stated preferences", AiIG 2016 Conference Proceedings, 1-25, 2016

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Is cost saving a driver of corporate giving?", Corporate Responsibility Research Conference, 1-16, 2016

M D’Amelio, J Doh, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "The impact of market and non-market strategies on firm performances: evidence from the electricity sector in Sub-Saharan Africa", Liabilities of Foreignness vs. the Value of Diversity, 1-24, 2016

P Garrone, L Piscitello, V Rotondi, VG Scalera, "The role of MNEs in fostering indigenous entrepreneurship through the creation of vertical linkages: Insights from Egypt", XXVII Riunione Scientifica Annuale AiIG, 1-24, 2016

DA Matilde, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "Can Multinational Enterprises Light up Developing Countries?", World Development 88 (C), 12-32, 2016

P Garrone, G Martini, "Personalità dell'imprenditore e risultati d'impresa: alcuni interrogativi per la teoria dell'impresa e per le politiche pubbliche"

P Garrone, G Martini, "Sussidiarietà e... politiche industriali. Rapporto sulla sussidiarietà 2015-2016"

P Garrone, G Martini, T Minola, "Caratteristiche dell’imprenditore e risultati d’impresa: obiettivi dell’indagine"

P Garrone, "Compiti e capacità dei lavoratori nella nuova organizzazione della produzione", Far crescere la persona. La scuola di fronte al mondo che cambia, 37-52, 2016

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "MNEs’ Legitimation Strategies Under Formal and Informal Institutional Distance", Academy of Management Proceedings 2016 (1), 11837, 2016

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "MNEs’ Legitimation Strategies and the Role of Institutional Distance in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Electricity Provision", Available at SSRN 2696649, 2015

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Surplus food redistribution for social purposes: analysis of critical success factors"

E Colombo, M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "An Empirical Analysis of the Relationship Between Multinational Enterprises and Sustainable Development of Energy Sector Under Institutional Voids", Second WINIR Conference, 10-13, 2015

P Garrone, R Marzano, "Why do local governments resist contracting out?", Urban Affairs Review 51 (5), 616-648, 2015

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "Can Multinational Enterprises Light Up Developing Countries? MNEs and Access to Electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa", MNEs and Access to Electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa (August 31, 2015), 2015

P Garrone, M Zaccagnino, "Seeking the links between competition and telecommunications investments", Telecommunications Policy 39 (5), 388-405, 2015

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "CAN MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES FILL “INSTITUTIONAL VOIDS”? The case of infrastructure provision in sub-Saharan Africa"

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Surplus food management against food waste. Il recupero delle eccedenze alimentari. Dalle parole ai fatti", La Fabbrica, 2015

E COLOMBO, M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "Do multinational enterprises foster the sustainable development? A study on Sub-Saharan Africa", AIB US Northeast Chapter (AIBNE), 1-35, 2015

E Colombo, M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "Towards responsible global capitalisms: Can multinational enterprises make the development of energy sector sustainable in developing countries?", Academy of International Business US-Northeast 2015 Frontier Conference, 1-20, 2015

M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "CAN MNEs SUBSTITUTE LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN PROVIDING ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURES WHEN HOST COUNTRIES ARE FAILED STATES? THE CASE OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA", 2015 AIB Annual Conference, 1-30, 2015

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Reducing food loss, reusing surplus food: empirical evidence from manufacturing", Culture, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: connecting the knowledge dots, 100-100, 2015

E Ciceri, M D'Amelio, P Fraternali, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "The impact of multinational enterprises on sustainable development: Can we use Web-based data to build new indicators? A pivot case on MNEs and infrastructure projects in sub â€¦"

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Corporate In-Kind Donations and Economic Efficiency: The Case of Surplus Food Recovery and Donation", International Scholarly and Scientific Research and Innovation, 2015

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "An empirical analysis of the relationship between multinational enterprises and sustainable development of energy sector under institutional voids"

E COLOMBO, M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "AN INVESTIGATION OF THE LINKAGES BETWEEN FDIs AND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA"

R MARZANO, P GARRONE, L GRILLI, S Padula, "Water saving: Do residential consumers respond to price? A meta-analysis", Water saving: Do residential consumers respond to price? A meta-analysis, 1-31, 2015

M D'Amelio, P Garrone, L Piscitello, "When multinational enterprises provide collective goods in developing countries? MNEs and access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa", Academy of International Business US-Northeast 2015 Frontier Conference, 1-20, 2015

M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "When institutions are weak do multinational enterprises foster the sustainable development? A study on Sub-Saharan Africa", AIB US Northeast Chapter, 1-29, 2015

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Surplus food management against food waste", Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, 2015

A Cominola, R Nanda, M Giuliani, D Piga, A Castelletti, AE Rizzoli, ..., "The SmartH2O project: a platform supporting residential water management through smart meters and data intensive modeling", AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2014, IN23E-06, 2014

P Garrone, L Piscitello, Y Wang, "Innovation performance and international knowledge spillovers: evidence from the renewable energy sector in OECD countries", Industry and Innovation 21 (7-8), 574-598, 2014

B Mrkajic, L Grilli, P Garrone, "Institutional Context and Energy-Efficient Innovation: Are SMEs Flying Under the Radar?", Available at SSRN 2527940, 2014

B Mrkajic, P Garrone, L Grilli, "Energy-efficient innovation a response to market-based incentives?"

P Garrone, "Energy challenge in the industrial sectors."

S Sert, P Garrone, M Melacini, "Keeping food alive: surplus food management", European Journal of Sustainable Development 3 (4), 339-339, 2014

P Garrone, L Grilli, B Mrkajic, "Determinants of energy-efficient innovation: Induction mechanisms and stakeholders pressures", Available at SSRN 2527925, 2014

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Surplus food recovery and donation in Italy: the upstream process", British Food Journal, 2014

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Opening the black box of food waste reduction", Food policy 46, 129-139, 2014

M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "(When) Do FDI compensate for institutional voids in the provision of energy infrastructures? Evidence from FDIs in Sub-Saharan Africa", 40th EIBA Annual Conference, 1-25, 2014

P GARRONE, L GRILLI, B MRKAJIC, "Energy-efficient innovation: a response to market-based incentives?", XXV Riunione Scientifica Annuale AiIG-Online proceedings, 1-24, 2014

A Groppi, P Nardi, P Garrone, "Non-profit service providers and social innovation for liveable and fair cities. Empirical evidence from Italian case studies"

E COLOMBO, M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "FDIs and Energy for Sustainable Development. The case of Sub-Saharan Africa", Academy of International Business (AIB), Sub-Saharan Africa Chapter, 1-22, 2014

E COLOMBO, M D'AMELIO, P GARRONE, L PISCITELLO, "Multinational enterprises and sustainable development: Access to modern energy services in Africa", XXV Riunione Scientifica Annuale AiIG, 1-33, 2014

JJ Harou, P Garrone, AE Rizzoli, A Maziotis, A Castelletti, P Fraternali, ..., "Smart metering, water pricing and social media to stimulate residential water efficiency: Opportunities for the smarth2o project", Procedia Engineering 89, 1037-1043, 2014

B Mrkajic, P Garrone, L Grilli, "Innovative Technology-based Entrepreneurs: Does Clean-tech Make A Difference?"

P Garrone, L Grilli, X Rousseau, "Management discretion and political interference in municipal enterprises. Evidence from Italian utilities", Local government studies 39 (4), 514-540, 2013

P Garrone, M Zaccagnino, "Seeking the Links between Telecommunications Investment and Competition", Available at SSRN 1661604, 2013

P GARRONE, L GRILLI, B MRKAJIC, "Innovative Technology-Based Entrepreneurs: Does Clean-Tech make a difference?"

G Cappiello, P Garrone, P Nardi, "Policy Networks in Infrastructure Projects", XXIV Riunione Scientifica Annuale AiIG, 1-29, 2013

S Boarin, P Garrone, G Locatelli, M Mancini, ME Ricotti, A Trianni, ..., "Open model for the evaluation of economic attractiveness of small and medium sized reactors"

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Feed the hungry: The potential of surplus food recovery", Angelo Guerini e Associati, 2013

P Nardi, G Cappiello, P Garrone, "CooPeRAtion in the initiAl stAGes oF inFRAstRuCtuRe PRoJeCts: A ConCePtuAl MoDel AnD suRVey oF itAliAn utility MAnAGeRs"

P Garrone, M Zaccagnino, "A too short ladder? Broadband investments and local loop unbundling in EU countries", Broadband Investments and Local Loop Unbundling in EU Countries (July 16, 2012), 2012

G Cappiello, P Garrone, P Nardi, L Piscitello, "Public-Private Cooperation for Infrastructure Development", Available at SSRN 2109504, 2012

P Garrone, A Groppi, "Siting locally-unwanted facilities: What can be learnt from the location of Italian power plants", Energy policy 45, 176-186, 2012

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Dar da mangiare agli affamati. Le eccedenze alimentari come opportunità", Guerini e associati, 2012

G Bardelli, P Garrone, "Conclusioni e proposte"

P GARRONE, "Fabbisogni energetici e crescita economica", Energia sviluppo ambiente, 364-372, 2012

P Garrone, C Lauro, "Sussidiarietà e... città abitabile", Fondazione per la Sussidiarieta, 2012

P Garrone, A Groppi, P Nardi, "Principali risultati degli studi di caso"

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, "Dar da mangiare agli affamati"

P Garrone, M Melacini, A Perego, M Pollo, "Food waste reduction: empirical findings from the Italian food supply chain", Available at SSRN 2109587, 2012

L Piscitello, P Garrone, Y Wang, "Cross-country spillovers in the renewable energy sector", Paper to be presented at the DRUID, 2012

P Garrone, L Piscitello, Y Wang, "The Role of Cross-Country Knowledge Spillovers in Energy Innovation", Entrepreneurship in the Global Firm 6, 325-340, 2011

P Garrone, L Grilli, X Rousseau, "Utility municipali: influenza politica o discrezionalità del management?", L'industria 32 (1), 69-92, 2011

P Garrone, M Zaccagnino, "The relationship between local loop unbundling and the deployment of alternative broadband networks: An empirical analysis", Calgary: International Telecommunications Society (ITS), 2011

G Paola, G Luca, R Xavier, "Municipal Enterprises: Political Interference or Management Discretion?", L'industria, 69-92, 2011

G Cappiello, P Garrone, P Nardi, "Cooperation between Local Actors in Infrastructure Projects-Evidence from Italian Utilities"

P Garrone, L Piscitello, Y Wang, "Innovation dynamics in the renewable energy sector: The role of cross-country spillovers", USAEE Working Paper, 2010

P Garrone, L Grilli, "Is there a relationship between public expenditures in energy R&D and carbon emissions per GDP? An empirical investigation", Energy policy 38 (10), 5600-5613, 2010

P Garrone, A Groppi, "Siting Permits between Environmental Concerns and Voice Effects: Evidence from Italian Power Generation, 1999-2007", Available at SSRN 2109677, 2010

MD Carelli, P Garrone, G Locatelli, M Mancini, C Mycoff, P Trucco, ..., "Economic features of integral, modular, small-to-medium size reactors", Progress in Nuclear Energy 52 (4), 403-414, 2010

P Garrone, P Nardi, "Presentazione della ricerca"

G Cappiello, P GARRONE, "Competizione per il mercato nei servizi pubblici locali: il sistema delle" gare""

P Garrone, M Zaccagnino, "Competition and investment in communication networks and services. Evidence from OECD countries"

P Garrone, P Nardi, "Erogazione del servizio: relazione tra persone"

P Garrone, P Nardi, "Indagine empirica: ipotesi di ricerca, metodi e campione"

P Garrone, P Nardi, "Servizi pubblici locali: un confronto tra imprese pubbliche e imprese private regolate"

G Cappiello, P Garrone, P NARDI, "La collaborazione tra attori locali nei progetti di investimento"

P GARRONE, "Non profit utilities: caratteristiche ed esperienze internazionali"

P Garrone, A Groppi, "Locally-unwanted Investments and Voice Effects in Power Generation. An empirical analysis of political-administrative siting process"

P Garrone, P Nardi, "Al servizio della persona e della città. Libertà ed efficacia nei servizi pubblici locali", Guerini e associati, 2010

P Garrone, L Piscitello, Y Wang, "Energy innovation at the country level: the role of cross-country knowledge spillovers"

M Delfanti, E Fumagalli, P Garrone, L Grilli, LL Schiavo, "Toward voltage-quality regulation in Italy", IEEE Transactions on power delivery 25 (2), 1124-1132, 2009

P GARRONE, "Il falso mito dell’acqua privata", IL SUSSIDIARIO. NET 19, 1-1, 2009

P Garrone, "Paradigmi industriali ed evoluzione tecnologica delle imprese italiane: Occasioni mancate ed opportunità di rilancio–Tema 1: Energia"

P GARRONE, R MARZANO, M ZACCAGNINO, "Partnership pubblico-privato nei servizi locali di interesse economico", Tecnedit, 2009

P GARRONE, "Le tre chiavi per aprire alla vera liberalizzazione dei servizi pubblici", IL SUSSIDIARIO. NET 19, 1-1, 2009

P GARRONE, "Costi e benefici delle diverse forme di impresa nelle utilities", SERVIZI A RETE 8 (1), 7-12, 2009

P Trucco, P Garrone, M Mancini, A Trianni, G Locatelli, M Ricotti, S Boarin, "Modello per la valutazione economico-finanziaria di reattori nucleari di taglia medio/piccola e sue applicazioni", Report RSE/2009/140, 2009

P GARRONE, R MARZANO, M ZACCAGNINO, "Qualità delle reti tecnologiche locali nei settori dell’energia elettrica e del gas", EnergyLab, 2009

P Garrone, A Groppi, "Locally-unwanted Investiments and Voice Effects in Power Generation. An Empirical Analysis"

P GARRONE, G LOCATELLI, A TRIANNI, P TRUCCO, "Valutazione economica e finanziaria degli investimenti in centrali elettronucleari", Energylab, 2008

P Garrone, "Pubblica utilità: Oltre le strettoie pubblico-privato", ATLANTIDE 4 (15), 113-121, 2008

P GARRONE, L GRILLI, D Lorenzi, F Brivio, C Frigerio, "Sviluppo del mercato dei servizi di telecomunicazioni in Lombardia. La prospettiva degli utenti a dieci anni dalla liberalizzazione-Rapporto intermedio", CoReCom Lombardia, 2008

P Garrone, L Grilli, "Energy R&D, carbon emissions, and energy efficiency in advanced economies: an investigation on causality links"

P GARRONE, "Servizi pubblici locali, siamo alla vigilia di una riforma dimezzata?", IL SUSSIDIARIO. NET 21, 1-1, 2008

P Garrone, "Energia: perché aumentano le bollette?", IL SUSSIDIARIO. NET 31, 1-1, 2008

P GARRONE, "Raggiunto un accordo sul" pacchetto clima-energia" a Bruxelles: i temi in discussione", IL SUSSIDIARIO. NET 13, 1-1, 2008

P GARRONE, A Groppi, "Investimenti nel settore della produzione elettrica: un’analisi empirica delle politiche di siting"

P GARRONE, "Public utilities: assetti proprietari e forme di gestione", IReR Lombardia, 2008

P GARRONE, A Groppi, "Nuovi investimenti nel settore elettrico tra opposizioni locali e processo autorizzativi", NON PROFIT 14, 431-444, 2008

MD Carelli, CW Mycoff, P Garrone, G Locatelli, M Mancini, ME Ricotti, ..., "Competitiveness of small-medium, new generation reactors: a comparative study on capital and O&M costs", International Conference on Nuclear Engineering 48175, 499-506, 2008

E Fumagalli, P Garrone, L Grilli, R Redondi, "Service quality in electricity supply: The customer's costs", Available at SSRN 1612156, 2008

E Fumagalli, P Garrone, L Grilli, "Service quality in the electricity industry: The role of privatization and managerial behavior", Energy Policy 35 (12), 6212-6224, 2007

M Carelli, P Garrone, G Locatelli, M Mancini, P Trucco, ME Ricotti, "Nuclear renaissance: An assessment of small-medium, integrated and modular plants", Franco Angeli, 2007

M Carelli, G LOCATELLI, M MANCINI, K Miller, S Monti, C Mycoff, ..., "Economic Features of Smaller Size, Integral Reactors"

P GARRONE, L GRILLI, A GROPPI, X Rousseau, "Privatization and management control in utilities. An empirical analysis of cost efficiency"

E FUMAGALLI, P GARRONE, L GRILLI, "Ownership, Control and Service Quality in the Electricity Industry", Investments and Service Quality in the Electricity Industry, 37-57, 2007

P Garrone, L Grilli, A Groppi, X Rousseau, "Municipal ownership and cost efficiency in utilities", Investments and service quality in the electricity industry, 15-36, 2007

P GARRONE, "Public utilities: libertà di scelta, libertà di iniziativa ed imprese non profit", ATLANTIDE 1, 46-51, 2007

P GARRONE, L GRILLI, A GROPPI, X Rousseau, "Proprietà pubblica, privatizzazione e costi: un'analisi empirica nel settore delle local utilities italiane"

P Garrone, "Editoriale-Public utilities: riforme di mercato e non-profit", NON PROFIT 13, 801-812, 2007

F Angeli, "Investments and service quality in the electricity industry", F. Angeli, 2007

P GARRONE, "Il principio di sussidiarieta'nei servizi di pubblica utilita'", Che cos'e'la sussidiarieta'. Un altro nome della liberta', 183-196, 2007

E Fumagalli, P Garrone, M Internullo, "Competition and network expansion in the electricity market: an analysis of producers' strategic behavior; Concorrenza ed espansione della rete elettrica di trasmissione. un â€¦", Economia delle Fonti di Energia e dell'Ambiente 48, 2006

P GARRONE, "Regolazione, innovazione e qualità del servizio. Il caso delle telecomunicazioni"

O Bertoldi, P Bresesti, R Calisti, M Cazzol, E FUMAGALLI, P GARRONE, ..., "La valutazione dei benefici delle espansioni di rete nei sistemi elettrici competitivi"

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "The impact of M&A on innovation: Empirical results", Chapters, 2006

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "The sample of M&A: Descriptive statistics", Chapters, 2006

E Fumagalli, P Garrone, L Grilli, "Ownership structure, corporate governance and service quality in the electricity industry"

P Garrone, "Riforma regolamentare, privatizzazione ed investimenti: un'analisi empirica", L'industria 27 (1), 145-172, 2006

B Cassiman, MG Colombo, P Garrone, R Veugelers, "The impact of M&A on the R&D process: An empirical analysis of the role of technological-and market-relatedness", Research policy 34 (2), 195-220, 2005

E FUMAGALLI, P GARRONE, "Mercato elettrico ed investimenti in rete di trasmissione: strategie di impresa e politiche per la concorrenza"

E Fumagalli, M Internullo, P Garrone, "Concorrenza ed espansione della rete elettrica di trasmissione: un'analisi del comportamento strategico degli operatori", Concorrenza ed espansione della rete elettrica di trasmissione, 1000-1026, 2005

EGP FUMAGALLI, P Garrone, "Potere di mercato nella Borsa elettrica", Politecnico di Milano, 2005

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, L RABBIOSI, "The effects of horizontal mergers on R&D: An empirical analysis of modulating factors", Milano, 2004

B Cassiman, MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, R Veugelers, "The impact of M&As and Relatedness on R&D: an empirical analysis using in depth cases", Parigi, 2004

MG Colombo, P Garrone, L Rabbiosi, "The Impact of Mergers on R&D: An Empirical Analysis", January, 2004

R Veugelers, B Cassiman, M Colombo, P Garrone, "The impact of M&As and Relatedness on R&D: an empirical analysis using in depth cases", Conference on International Mergers and Acquisitions, TEAM-CNRS-Paris1, 2004

P Garrone, "Network Investments at the Firm Level", ITS-15th Biennial Conference, September 4-7, 2004

P Garrone, "Investments in network infrastructure: The role of regulatory reform and new ownership patterns", COMMUNICATIONS AND STRATEGIES., 243-268, 2004

E Bohlin, P Garrone, E Andersson, "Investment, Innovation and Telecommunications Regulation: What is the Role of the NRA"

R Verganti, M Calderini, P Garrone, S Palmieri, "L'impresa dell'innovazione. La gestione strategica della tecnologia nelle Pmi", Il Sole 24 Ore, 2004

M Calderini, P Garrone, "Liberalization and the Balance of R & D Activities: An Empirical Analysis", Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation, 2003

M Calderini, P Garrone, "Market Structure and the Balance of R & D Investments", Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation, 2003

M Calderini, P Garrone, G Scellato, "The Effects of M & As on the Innovation Performance of Acquired Companies", Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation, 2003

M Calderini, P Garrone, "Mergers and acquisitions and innovation strategies", Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation, 2003

A Cagali, S Chiesa, P Garrone, "Local utilities e strategie di crescita.", SERVIZI A RETE 3 (magg.), 7-23, 2003

M Calderini, P Garrone, M Sobrero, "Corporate governance, market structure and innovation", Edward Elgar Publishing, 2003

M CALDERINI, P GARRONE, "R&D Activities in Telecommunications", Montpellier, 2002

MG Colombo, P GARRONE, L RABBIOSI, "The impact of horizontal M&As on R&D: an empirical analysis of moderating factors", Parigi, 2002

P Garrone, "Fornire servizi-a-rete senza controllare la rete?", SERVIZI A RETE 1 (6), 7-17, 2002

P GARRONE, "Il mercato è lento? Nuove imprese di servizi a rete e tempi dei consumatori", SERVIZI A RETE 1, 7-19, 2002

M Calderini, P Garrone, "The changing nature of R&D activities in telecommunications", Communications & Strategies 48, 53-72, 2002

P Garrone, S Mariotti, F Sgobbi, "Technological innovation in telecommunications: an empirical analysis of specialisation paths", Economics of innovation and new technology 11 (1), 1-23, 2002

P Garrone, F Sgobbi, "Employment dynamics in the Italian telecommunications industry", Telecommunications Policy 25 (8-9), 565-585, 2001

M Calderini, P Garrone, "Liberalisation, industry turmoil and the balance of R&D activities", Information economics and policy 13 (2), 199-230, 2001

M CALDERINI, P GARRONE, "L'apertura dei mercati e le attività di Ricerca e Sviluppo", L'economia digitale, 205-228, 2001

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, "L'ingresso degli operatori tradizionali nei servizi multimediali", L'economia digitale, 149-163, 2001

M Calderini, P Garrone, SG Mariotti, "La promozione della Ricerca e Sviluppo", L'economia digitale, 299-315, 2001

S Mariotti, P Garrone, "Linee evolutive nell'industria delle telecomunicazioni", Linee evolutive nell'industria delle telecomunicazioni, 1000-1026, 2001

M Calderini, P Garrone, "Liberalizzazione del mercato e Ricerca e Sviluppo nel settore delle telecomunicazioni", L'industria 22 (3), 501-530, 2001

P Garrone, SG Mariotti, "L'economia digitale", Il Mulino, 2001

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, R SERI, "Firms' heterogeneity and dynamics of entry in a new sector: an empirical analysis of the multimedia sector", Convergence in communications and beyond, 229-252, 2000

P GARRONE, SG MARIOTTI, F SGOBBI, "Il ruolo della ricerca di base e delle innovazioni maggiori nelle dinamiche tecnologiche nazionali: un'analisi empirica", Economia della ricerca, 105-137, 2000

P Garrone, MG Colombo, "Market-driven design of innovative services: The case of multimedia home banking", Technovation 19 (9), 537-549, 1999

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "INFRA-MURAL R&D1"

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "A simultaneous equations model of technological agreements and infra-mural R&D", The changing boundaries of the firm, 162-179, 1998

P Garrone, A Rossini, "The role of technological and product capabilities in a new high tech business: The case of cellular services", The Journal of High Technology Management Research 9 (2), 285-307, 1998

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Common carriers' entry into multimedia services", Information Economics and Policy 10 (1), 77-105, 1998

P GARRONE, SG MARIOTTI, F SGOBBI, "Technological innovation in telecommunications: an empirical analysis of specialisation paths"

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Capabilities in the multimedia regime. The case of telecommunications operators", Telecommunications transformations: Technology, Strategy, and Policy, 121-134, 1998

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, "The multimedia revolution: An evolutionary approach", COMMUNICATIONS & STRATEGIES 28, 217-243, 1997

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Industrial organization and efficiency in telecommunications services", The Privatization of Public Utilities: The Case of Italy, 233-258, 1997

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Technological cooperative agreements and firm's R & D intensity. A note on causality relations", Research policy 25 (6), 923-932, 1996

P Garrone, "Network subscription and services usage in European telecommunications industries", Information Economics and Policy 8 (1), 25-50, 1996

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Infra-muros R&D and Technological Agreements: Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications", Cooperate or Perish: Problems and Benefits in R&TD Cooperation, 1996

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, SG MARIOTTI, "The multimedia industry as a network of alliances"

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Telebanking: il futuro è nella personalizzazione", L'IMPRESA 8, 1996

P Garrone, "The adoption of optical systems: An econometric cost model of the european telecommunications carriers", European transactions on telecommunications 7 (1), 93-102, 1996

MG COLOMBO, P GARRONE, "Stratégie d’entrèe des opérateurs de télécommunications dans les services multimédia", COMMUNICATIONS & STRATEGIES 19, 217-250, 1995

MG Colombo, P Garrone, "Organizzazione industriale ed efficienza nei servizi di telecomunicazione", RIVISTA DI POLITICA ECONOMICA 85 (III), 1995

P Garrone, "Accesso alla rete e uso dei servizi nelle industrie europee di telecomunicazioni", Economia e politica industriale, 1995

P Garrone, "The adoption of technological innovations: Dynamic and cumulative effects in telecommunications networks", Economics of Innovation and New Technology 4 (1), 1-16, 1995

P Garrone, "Imprese di gestione delle reti di telecomunicazione: modelli econometrici della struttura di costo", Politecnico, Dipartimento di economia e produzione, 1994

P Garrone, "Effetti del cambiamento tecnologico sulla struttura di costo delle imprese di gestione delle reti di telecomunicazioni", L'INDUSTRIA 14 (4), 705-728, 1993

P Garrone, "Struttura di costo delle imprese di gestione delle reti di telecomunicazioni", L'INDUSTRIA 14 (3), 551-582, 1993

R Marzano, C Rougé, P Garrone, JJ Harou, M Pulido-Velazquez, "Dynamic water pricing: from theory to practice"

P Trucco, P Garrone, M Mancini, A Trianni, G Locatelli, M Ricotti, S Boarin, "PAG| NA D|(GUARD| A"

P Garrone, "network Investment at the firm level: an empirical analysis"

Grants, Awards, and Honours

  • School of Management Research Impact Prize, Winner for the Category Impact on Policies, for research on “Surplus food management and food waste reduction”, Politecnico di Milano, April 22, 2016
  • Expo 2015 Best Practice Award (Expo Milano 2015)
  • Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, Quentin Martin Best Practice-Oriented Paper Award, 13/02/2019 - to date