Alberto Amore - People - Management - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Alberto AmoreAlberto Amore

Position

PhD Student

Qualifications

Ph.D. in progress University of Canterbury

Supervisor

Principal Supervisor: Professor C. Michael Hall

Contact Details

History Building, Level 2
alberto.amore@pg.canterbury.ac.nz

Postal Address
Department of Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch
New Zealand

Qualifications

Bachelors in Tourism Studies (Universitá degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Itlay)
Masters in Planning and Development Studies (Universitá degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)

Ph.D. in Management (in progress) at the University of Canterbury

  • Research title: Canterbury Tales. Planning and governance for tourism in post-earthquake Christchurch.
  • Research focus: A multiple case-study research assessing the influence of vested interests, the importance of governance settings and the global-local policy nexuses in the recovery and rebuilding of Christchurch Central Business District in the aftermath of the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011.
  • Supervisors:
    Professor C. Michael Hall (main supervisor, University of Canterbury)
    Professor John M. Jenkins (associate supervisor, Southern Cross University, Australia)

Research Interests

Tourism Planning; Destination Management; Governance Studies; Urban Sociology; Urban Management; International Development

Publications

Amore, A. (2011), “Un nuovo modello per la destinazione turistica di successo”, in Asero V., D’agata R. e Tomaselli V. (ed.s) Turisti per caso? Il turismo sul territorio: motivazioni e comportamenti di spesa, Rome: Bonanno Editore, pp. 69-74
Amore, A., Conti, L. & Motta, F. (2009), “Tourism, sustainability and Monza. Essential guidelines for a successful touristic destination action plan”, in Sala S., Castellani V. (eds.), Sustainable tourism as a factor of local development, Trento: Tangram Edizioni Scientifiche, pp. 143-151

Full resume available on LinkedIn