Claudio Calvino


		
		
		
			
		
			
		
			
		
			
		
			
		
		Claudio Calvino

Claudio Calvino's main research interests cover political and cultural geography, GIS and more recently the harnessing of Volunteered Geographic Information and Citizen Science.

Profile

Claudio Calvino is graduated at the University L’Orientale of Naples with a dissertation on the role of boundaries during the Bosniac Conflict. He then followed his studies at Siena University and obtained a master degree in European Studies.

In 2010 he started his Ph.D. candidate career at University of Rome “La Sapienza” in Economic Geography at the Department of Methods and Models for Economics, Territory and Finance, in the meantime he was appointed research fellow at the Laboratorio Ladest at the Department of Social Political and Cognitive Sciences, University of Siena.

His main research interests cover political and cultural geography, GIS and more recently the harnessing of Volunteered Geographic Information and Citizen Science.

Research interests

political geography, electoral geography, GIS, geomarketing, noise pollution

Positions held at the OII

  • Researcher, September 2013 -

Research

Current projects

  • Geography of Digital Inequality

    January 2014 -

    This project combines OxIS and census data to produce the first detailed geographic estimates of Internet use across the UK.

Publications

Articles

  • Calvino C., Romano A., Teobaldi M., “Tweetting Politicians – Il peso della Prossimitià nella formazione dell’opinione politica” – Rivista Geografica Italiana.
  • Calvino C., Romano A., Teobaldi M., “VGI e Web 2.0: la politica ai tempi di Twitter” – Bollettino AIC (Associazione Italiana Cartografia).
  • Calvino C., “Il “viaggio” italiano: in margine agli studi elettorali di John A. Agnew”, Rivista Geografica Italiana, Settembre 2012, n°119, pp. 317-340.
  • Capineri C., Calvino C., “Internet e l’importanza dei confini 2.0”, Limes on Line

Chapters

  • Calvino C., “Una nuova fase del fenomeno della delocalizzazione: l’identificazione di nuove frontiere produttive – la Fiat e la Global Commodity Chain del Progetto 178”, in Dini F. e Randelli F. (a cura di), 2012, Oltre la globalizzazione: le proposte della Geografia economica, Firenze, Firenze University Press (FUP), ISBN: 978-88-6655-307-6.
  • Calvino C., “Mashup Maps: Un nuovo strumento analitico e didattico”, Ambiente, Società e Territorio, n°6, novembre/dicembre 2010, pp. 18-22.

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