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  • Professor Jean Monet on Water Management, Pisa University - Spring Semester 2014/2015


Articles Published 

ROMANO, G.; GUERRINI, A.; MARQUES, R. (2017). European Water Utility Management: Promoting Efficiency, Innovation and Knowledge in the Water Industry. Water Resources Management. Springer. ISSN:  0920-4741.  DOI: 10.1007/s11269-017-1697-3. (Forthcoming).

PINTO, F. S.; MARQUES, R. (2017). Desalination projects economic feasibility: a standardization of cost determinants. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. Elsevier. ISSN: 1364-0321.(Forthcoming).

MARQUES, R. (2017). Why not regulate PPPs?. Utilities Policy. Elsevier. ISSN: 0957-1787. DOI: 10.1016/j.jup.2017.04.003. (Forthcoming). 

PINTO, F. S.; COSTA, A. S.; FIGUEIRA, J. R.; MARQUES, R. (2016). The quality of service: An overall performance assessment for water utilities. OMEGA, The International Journal of Management Science. Elsevier.  ISSN: 0305-0483. (Forthcoming).

FERREIRA, D.; MARQUES, R. (2016). Malmquist and Hicks–Moorsteen Productivity Indexes for Clusters Performance Evaluation. International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making. ISSN: 0219-6220. (Forthcoming).

DA CRUZ, N.; MARQUES, R. (2016). Structuring Composite Local Governance Indicators. Policy Studies. Taylor & Francis. ISSN: 0144-2872. (Forthcoming).

SIMÕES, P.; MARQUES, R., FERREIRA, S.; DA CRUZ, N. (2016). The costs and Benefits of packaging waste management systems in Europe: The perspective of local authorities. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. Routledge. ISSN: 0964-0568. (Forthcoming).

CALDAS, P.; DOLLERY, B.; MARQUES, R. (2016). What really matters concerning local government evaluation: community sustainability. Lex Localis, Journal of Local Self-Government. ISSN: 1581-5374. Vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 279 - 302.


MARQUES, R.; (2016). The application of benchmarking tools in the tourism industry. Does it matter?. Invited speaker. In PhD Tourism Management Seminars Series, ISCTE, Lisbon, January.


Marques, R. (2015). A Governança Regulatória em Portugal. Palestra proferida no 9º Congresso Brasileiro de Regulação, Brasilia (Brasil): Associação Brasileira de Agências Reguladoras, Centro de Convenções Ulisses Guimarães, 17 - 20 de August

Marques, R. (2015). Panorama de Infraestrutura no Brasil. Poderão os  contratos de PPP permitir vencer o Gap? Seminário proferido na UFRN, Natal (Brasil): Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte 2nd Setember.

Marques, R. (2015). The Public Perception of Public-Private Partnerships. Invited speaker in the Fourth Annual International Public-Private Partnership (P3) Symposium, New York (USA): Hosted by the Cornell Program in Infrastructure Policy (CPIP), 14-16 September.



Presentation at the Seminar "European Water Utility Management: promoting innovation within the water industry and spreading knowledge on relevant and cutting edge water utility issues". Cost drivers for water treatment plants and mains, a study on Denmark utilities. Pisa University (Italy), 3 June.
Presentation at 45th ASSEMAE Meeting. A situação atual e modelos de regulação no setor de saneamento básico. Poço de Caldas (Brazil), 24-29 May.

Sustainability of Urban Water Services: Scorecards and Roadmaps". Centre for Local Government UNE - Australia. 8th April.


Prof. Marcelo Motta

27 November, IST -CESURO Panorama do Sector do Saneamento no Brasil,


Dr. Renato Monteiro

SONAR - Sistema de Gestão dos Serviços de Água e Saneamento, 28 November, IST -CESUR

Prof. Brian Dollery


Council Size and Council Performance: Evidence from Sydney, 9 September, IST -CESUR


Amalgamation and Shared Services in Local Government: The case of Australia, 10 September, IST - CESUR

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