Papers, studies, articles and interesting contributions about the Alpine Region

Building the next generation of research on territorial development

27th Sep 2019
In the current debate on post-2020 EU Cohesion Policy, it is important to capitalise on two pillars of ongoing policy programmes: macro-regional strategies (MRSs) (European Commission 2017a) and th


Karin Weber, Anna Dopler, Wolfgang Lexer, Doris Damyanovic
20th Sep 2019
This report summarizes findings of the study on Governance of climate adaptation in the countries of the Alpine macro region on mainstreaming and scaling climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaste

Thesis paper on SGI

30th Aug 2019
The Alpine Think Tank is a platform for the exchange of experiences aiming at providing strategic reflections on service of general interests (SGI) across the Alps.

Report on the implementation of the EU-Strategy for the Alpine Region

12th Jul 2019
According to the Rules of Procedure for Action Groups (AG), the AG leaders (AGL) shall prepare an annual progress report of the past year jointly with the AG members.

Energy storage in the EUSALP region - Review of options for a safe...

Marko Hočevar, Lovro Novak, Gašper Rak
30th Jun 2019
Making energy supply more sustainable and renewable is an agreed policy goal of the European Union. With the energy transition, we are facing new challenges to operate a stable energy system.

Comparative study on the governance structure and energy policies in...

Jorge Núñez Ferrer, Mihnea Cătuţi Cristian Stroia, Julie Bryhn
6th Jun 2019
Since 2009, the EU has been establishing macro-regional strategies (MRS) as an EU initiative to create multi-country coordination structures to encourage joint collaboration on common challenges by

Macro-regions of Europe: Identifying key priorities in support to the...

Muntean, M., Van Dingenen, R., Monforti-Ferrario, F., Scarlat, N., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Hjorth, J., Bernabei, C., Skoniezki, P., Norcini Pala, A., Coppola, P., Vizcaino Martinez, P., Jacobs-Crisioni, C., Lavalle, C., Kompil, M., Armengaud, A., Trozzi, C
15th May 2019
The emissions from transport and residential sectors have significant shares in total emissions of Europe.

Detecting multidimensional clustering across EU regions

Margherita Russo, Pasquale Pavone, Francesco Pagliacci, Simone Righi and Anna Giorgi
17th Apr 2019
The study applies multidimensional clustering of EU-28 regions to identify similar specialisation strategies and socioeconomic characteristics.

EUSALP Performance Indicators for buildings

Moro, A., Vienot, E., Berchtold-Domig, M.: EUSALP Performance Indicators for buildings, EUSALP Action Group 9, 2018.
16th Apr 2019
The goal of this report is to show how a common set of KPIs in the Alpine area could be adopted and what the bottlenecks and challenges for the promotion of common KPIs are.


Arthur Schindelegger, Arthur Kanonier
15th Apr 2019
The EU-Strategy for the Alpine Region (EUSALP) aims generally to map governance processes and capacities within the EUSALP perimeter.