Edoardo Croci is an environmental economist. He is Research Director of IEFE, the research center of economics and policy of energy and environment at Bocconi University, Milan, where is also Coordinator of the Green Economy Observatory and Professor of Carbon markets and carbon management. He is Member of the Council and Executive Board of “Italia Nostra”. He served as Milan City Deputy Major for Mobility, Transport and Environment, President of the Agency for the Protection of the Environment of Lombardy Region,  Vice-president of FEDARENE (European Federation of Regional Energy and Environment Agency), and Vice-president of Italian Agenda 21 Coordination association.