Investing in Science
A proposal for using cost-benefit analysis to evaluate the socioeconomic impact of public investment in large scientific projects
The economic impact of technological procurement for large-scale research infrastructures...
...Evidence from the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. Paolo Castelnovo, Massimo Florio, Stefano Forte, Lucio Rossi and Emanuela Sirtori. Research Policy, Volume 47, Issue 9, 1853-1867
The socio-economic impact of a breakthrough in the particle accelerators’ technology...
...A research agenda. Massimo Florio, Andrea Bastianin and Paolo Castelnovo. NIMA, Volume 909, 21-26
Big science, learning, and innovation: evidence from CERN procurement
Massimo Florio, Francesco Giffoni, Anna Giunta and Emanuela Sirtori. Industrial and Corporate Change, Volume 27, Issue 5, 915–936
LHC upgrade brings benefits beyond physics
A recent analysis of the cost and benefits of the high-luminosity LHC reveals a quantifiable return to society in terms of scientific, economic and cultural value.
Scientific Research at CERN as a Public Good: A Survey to French Citizens
Massimo Florio and Francesco Giffoni. CERN Working Paper, Future Circular Collider, Accelerators and Storage Rings
The Value of Human Capital Formation at CERN
Gelsomina Catalano, Massimo Florio, Valentina Morretta and Tommaso Portaluri. CERN Report: Future Circular Collider, Accelerators and Storage Rings
Social Cost Benefit Analysis of HL-LHC
Andrea Bastianin e Massimo Florio. Working paper CERN: Future Circual Collider, Accelerators and Storage Rings