Associate Professor
041 234 9209 / 041 234 6678
Scientific sector (SSD)
Economia aziendale [ECON-06/A]
Website (personal record)
Department of Management
Where: San Giobbe
Interdepartmental School of Economics, Languages and Entrepreneurship
Where: Treviso - Palazzo San Paolo
Research Institute
Research Institute for Social Innovation
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Research Institute for Innovation Management

Marisa Agostini

Associate Professor of Accounting

Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University

San Giobbe, Cannaregio 813A, 30121 Venezia, Italy

Office: C1 building, ground floor, room n.45 - Tel: +39 0412349209



Marisa Agostini is Associate Professor of Accounting at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. She received her PhD in Management in 2012. After an experience as Certified Public Accountant, she became Assistant Professor in 2017 and Associate Professor in 2022. Her research focuses on Accounting Reporting and Corporate Disclosure. She teaches both Basic and Advanced Financial Accounting courses. She’s member of several national and international academic associations. She participates at national and international annual conferences.



National Scientific Qualification as full professor of accounting, 2023.

PhD in Management, Advanced School of Economics, Ca’ Foscari University, Italy, 2012. Thesis Title: “Learning About Firms’ Failing Path - An Explanation Through Annual Reports Information”.

Chartered Accountant qualification (sez. A), 2011.

Auditor qualification, 2011.

Mediator qualification (according to Italian D.Lgs 28/2010 and D.M. 180/2010), 2011.

Visiting Ph. D. student, McCombs School of Business (The University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.), 2010.

MSc in Management Consulting, Ca’ Foscari University, Italy, 2007.

BSc in Business Accounting and Auditing, Ca’ Foscari University, Italy, 2005.



2023-current: Member of the Joint Faculty-Student Committee for the Italian course “Amministrazione, Finanza e Controllo”

2023-current: VSM Dashboard (design of data collection and evaluation dashboard for the Venice School of Management)

2022-current: Vice Director of Sustainability Lab (

2021-current: EQUIS task force member (referent Chapter 3, Students)

2021-current: Board member of SIDREA (Società Italiana dei Docenti di Ragioneria e di Economia Aziendale)

2021-2023: Head of the “Experior” innovative didactics project

2017-2022: Assistant Professor of Accounting, Ca’ Foscari University

2009-2017: Postdoc Research Fellow, Ca’ Foscari University



2023: Funding for the PRIN 2022 Project “Fostering sustainability mindset: How non-financial disclosure and corporate risk assessment may drive ESG value creation”.

2022: Research Award for Mio-Agostini-Panfilo publication (2022) in Risk Analysis (Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)

2021: Research Award for Agostini-Cella-Favero publication (2021) in Accounting History (Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)

2021: Teaching Award A.A. 2020-21 (Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)

2018: Research Award (Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)


RESEARCH INTERESTS focus on accounting reporting. Specifically, they include:

Financial reporting

Sustainability and integrated reporting

Accounting fraud analysis

Accounting history

Big data in corporate reporting



Financial accounting

Financial Statement Analysis

Business Combinations, mergers and acquisitions

Equity valuation



Accounting and Cultures

Accounting in Europe

Business Strategy and the Environment

Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management

Journal of Management and Governance

Management Control

Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal




Scopus ID: 56942254600

ORCiD and ResearchGate: 0000-0002-2739-1131

Google Scholar: bPl_X3kAAAAJ

LinkedIn: marisa-agostini-8a822146