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Rush to air conditioning pushed by urbanization and climate change

A new study, led by Ca' Foscari professor Enrica De Cian, has analyzed the dynamics that lead families to resort to air conditioning systems and thermal insulation for their houses. 

2026 Winter Olympics, Ca’ Foscari analyzed the economic impact

Over 1 billion euros in expenses and investments  and and about 14.000 new jobs - these are the estimated numbers for the Milan-Cortina 2026 Winter Olympics, according to a study by Regional Economics professor Jan van der Borg, Economic Policy professor Mario Volpe, Nicola Camatti, Research Fellow in Applied Economics and Andrea Albarea, postdoc researcher and quantitative methods expert.

Ca' Foscari brings young economist back to Italy

Marco Di Cataldo, winner of the Unicredit Foundation “Top-up Foscolo Europe Fellowship”, will be leaving the London School of Economics to return to Italy. Thanks to the award, Ca’ Foscari has offered this brilliant researcher a four year contract and a highly competitive wage. 

The Graduate Guide® 2019 is online!

The Graduate Guide® 2019 is a comprehensive guide to life after university. Discover the countless opportunities reserved for you after your bachelor's degree! Continue your studies in Venice, at Ca' Foscari: the University in one of the most beautiful city in the world.