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The use of ex post cost-benefit analysis to assess the long-term effects of major infrastructure projects
Titolo Rivista: RIV Rassegna Italiana di Valutazione 
Autori/Curatori: Massimo Florio, Silvia Vignetti 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2013 Fascicolo: 55 Lingua: Italiano 
Numero pagine:  19 P. 88-106 Dimensione file:  597 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RIV2013-055006
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This paper draws from a recent ex-post evaluation carried out for the European Commission aimed at assessing the long term effects produced by a sample of ten major infrastructures in the Transport and Environment sectors and interpreting the key determinants of the observed performance. It discusses some methodological and institutional implications related to the use of cost-benefit analysis with an ex-post perspective.


Keywords: Cost-benefit analysis, ex-post evaluation, infrastructure, cohesion policy

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Massimo Florio, Silvia Vignetti, in "RIV Rassegna Italiana di Valutazione" 55/2013, pp. 88-106, DOI:10.3280/RIV2013-055006

   

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