The Bloomberg Global Trading Challenge is the only university investment competition to take place entirely within the Bloomberg Terminal. The registration for the Global Trading Challenge 2023 closes September 29th. Students interested in competition can register on the "2023 Global Trading Challenge" webpage.
The Cooling Solution is a scientific project that uses photography to investigate how people of different socioeconomic backgrounds around the world adapt to high temperatures and humidity.
The NRPP funding will support challenging scientific projects on topics of global relevance such as: cultural heritage, sustainable tourism, welfare and ageing, cybersecurity, environmental and financial risks, and technological innovation. The total funding also includes EUR 10 million recently allocated by the Ministry of University and Research (MUR).
In the QS Subject Ranking 2023, the Department of Economics confirms to be among the top 200 universities in the world for Economics & Econometrics, and ourth in Italy. It also ranks top 200 for Geography, top 300 for Accounting & Finance and top 350 for Law.
Welcome message from Michele Bernasconi, Director of the Department
“With our courses, which offer very high employability to our graduates, we are trying to respond to new global challenges by training experts in Big Data, AI and green finance.
The Department is an international environment in which people meet and study together, to develop cutting-edge research”
Director of the Department of Economics
The research activities at the Department of Economics are based on a solid tradition in economic studies dating back to the origin of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, which was founded in 1868 as the first Royal School of Commerce in Italy.
The Department focuses on a wide range of research areas, such as Behavioural and experimental economics; Econometrics, data science and quantitative methods; Economic geography, regional science and tourism economics; Economic theory; Empirical economics and policy evaluation: labour, health, ageing and development; Environmental, resource and climate economics; Finance and Macroeconomics; Human geography and Sociology; Law; Mathematics and Statistics for Economics, Finance and Law; Public economics and political economy.
The variety of the research areas of the Department allows for the development of innovative research paths, based on an interdisciplinary approach.
AGE-IT - A novel public-private alliance to generate socioeconomic, biomedical and technological solutions for an inclusive Italian ageing society (NRRP Project)
Researcher: Agar Brugiavini
Length: 01/01/2023 - 31/12/2025
GRINS - Growing Resilient, INclusive and Sustainable (NRRP Project)
Researcher: Monica Billio;
Length: 01/12/2022 - 30/11/2025
Engage for ESG activation investments
Researcher: Monica Billio
Length: 01/11/2022 - 31/10/2025
DANUBIUS Implementation Phase Project - DANUBIUS-IP
Researcher: Nicola Camatti
Length: 01/10/2022 - 30/09/2025
Universitas for Justice. A program for the quality of the justice system and for the effectiveness of the fair trial
Researcher: Stefano Campostrini
Length: 01/04/2022 - 30/09/2023
WaterLANDS - Water based solutions for carbon storage, people and wilderness
Researcher: Carlo Giupponi
Length: 01/10/2021 - 30/09/2026
Djordjilovic Vera; Chiogna Monica
Searching for a source of difference in graphical models
in JOURNAL OF MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, 2022
Di Corato, Luca; Zormpas, Dimitrios
Investment in farming under uncertainty and decoupled support: a real options approach
in EUROPEAN REVIEW OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, 2022
Fattoruso, Gerarda; Barbati, Maria; Ishizaka, Alessio; Squillante, Massimo
A hybrid AHPSort II and multi-objective portfolio selection method to support quality control in the automotive industry
in JOURNAL OF THE OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY, 2022
Bastianello, Lorenzo; Heleno Faro, José
Choquet expected discounted utility
in ECONOMIC THEORY, 2022
Macchioni Giaquinto, Annarita; Jones, Andrew; Rice, Nigel; Zantomio, Francesca
Labour supply and informal care responses to health shocks within couples
in HEALTH ECONOMICS, 2022