Framing biodiversity loss as a global catastrophic risk: the case for the Italian economy

Vetturini, Francesca (A.A. 2021/2022) Framing biodiversity loss as a global catastrophic risk: the case for the Italian economy. Tesi di Laurea in Green and sustainable finance, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Riccardo Sallustio, pp. 149. [Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis]

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Biodiversity: definitions, geography and current trends. What is meant by “biodiversity”? Looking for an operational definition. The geography of biodiversity. Current state and future trends of biodiversity change and loss. Drivers of biodiversity change and loss. Indirect drivers. Indirect-to-direct drivers. Direct drivers. Biodiversity degradation and loss as a global catastrophic risk. Features and impacts of biodiversity loss and ecosystem collapse qualifying it as a global catastrophic risk. Demographic, humanitarian and societal consequences. Nature-related macro-economic consequences. Country-specific profile: where does the Italian real economy stand in the face of biodiversity loss? Methods. The current status of biodiversity in Italy. Impacts on the Italian economy. Discussion. New opportunities for biodiversity in the Italian policy framework: the NRRP, ETP and NBS 2030. Research limitations.


Bibliografia: pp. 116-136.

Thesis Type: Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Single Cycle Master's Degree Programs > Single Cycle Master's Degree Program in Law, Digital Innovation and Sustainability (LM/SC-GIUR)
Chair: Green and sustainable finance
Thesis Supervisor: Sallustio, Riccardo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Iaione, Fernando Christian
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2023 11:39
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2023 11:39


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