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Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

A.A. 2017/2018

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Primo Semestre Magistrali Oct 2, 2017 Dec 22, 2017
Secondo Semestre Magistrali Feb 26, 2018 May 25, 2018
Exam sessions
Session From To
Esami sessione invernale Magistrali Jan 8, 2018 Feb 23, 2018
Esami sessione estiva Magistrali May 28, 2018 Jul 6, 2018
Esami sessione autunnale 2018 Aug 27, 2018 Sep 14, 2018
Degree sessions
Session From To
Lauree sessione autunnale (validità a.a. 2016/17) Nov 27, 2017 Nov 28, 2017
Lauree sessione invernale (validità a.a. 2016/17) Apr 4, 2018 Apr 6, 2018
Lauree sessione estiva (validità a.a. 2017/18) Sep 10, 2018 Sep 11, 2018
Holidays
Period From To
All Saints Day Nov 1, 2017 Nov 1, 2017
Festa Immacolata Concezione Dec 8, 2017 Dec 8, 2017
attività sospese (Natale) Dec 23, 2017 Jan 7, 2018
Easter break Mar 30, 2018 Apr 3, 2018
Liberation Day Apr 25, 2018 Apr 25, 2018
attività sospese (Festa dei lavoratori) Apr 30, 2018 Apr 30, 2018
Labour Day May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018
Festa Patronale May 21, 2018 May 21, 2018
attività sospese estive Aug 6, 2018 Aug 24, 2018

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Economics Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D F G L M N P R S T V

Bottiglia Roberto

roberto.bottiglia@univr.it 045 802 8224

Campolmi Alessia

alessia.campolmi@univr.it 045 802 8071

Carluccio Emanuele Maria

emanuelemaria.carluccio@univr.it 045 802 8487

De Mari Michele

michele.demari@univr.it 045 802 8226

Gnoatto Alessandro

alessandro.gnoatto@univr.it 045 802 8537

Lubian Diego

diego.lubian@univr.it 045 802 8419

Minozzo Marco

marco.minozzo@univr.it 045 802 8234

Noto Sergio

elefante@univr.it 045 802 8008

Pichler Flavio

flavio.pichler@univr.it 045 802 8273

Renò Roberto

roberto.reno@univr.it 045 802 8526

Rutigliano Michele

michele.rutigliano@univr.it 0458028610

Scricciolo Catia

catia.scricciolo@univr.it 045 802 8341

Taschini Luca

luca.taschini@univr.it 045 802 8736

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

CURRICULUM TIPO:
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
Stage
6
F
-
Final exam
15
E
-

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
Stage
6
F
-
Final exam
15
E
-
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S001142

Coordinatore

Luca Taschini

Credits

9

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

SECS-S/06 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS OF ECONOMICS, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCES

Language

Italian

Period

Secondo Semestre Magistrali dal Feb 26, 2018 al May 25, 2018.

Learning outcomes

The course offers an introduction to arbitrage theory and its applications to financial derivatives pricing in discrete and continuous time.

Program

First part: No arbitrage principle in discrete time

1) Binomial model (one-period and multi-period)
a) Portfolio and no-arbitrage pricing
b) Contingent claims
c) Risk neutral valuation
2) The absence of arbitrage
3) First and Second Fundamental Theorems
4) Martingale pricing
5) Market completeness

Second part: No-arbitrage principle in continuous time

1) Stochastic calculus: stochastic differential equations (basics)
2) Martingales
3) Girsanov Theorem
4) Feynman-Kac Theorem
5) Self-financing portfolios
6) No-arbitrage pricing
7) The Black-Scholes formula and its derivation.
8) Delta-hedging

Textbooks and references
1) Bjork, T., Arbitrage theory in continuous time, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.
2) F. Menoncin: Mercati finanziari e gestione del rischio. Isedi, 2006.

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
T. Bjork Arbitrage theory in continuous time (Edizione 3) Oxford University Press 2009 978-0-199-57474-2
Desmond J. Higham e Nicholas J. Higham MATLAB Guide SIAM 2005
F. Menoncin Mercati finanziari e gestione del rischio Isedi 2006

Examination Methods

There is a written test.

The test consists of exercises and a theoretical question. The use of calculators is allowed during the test.

Pass requires an 18/30 mark.

Type D and Type F activities

List of courses with unassigned period
years Modules TAF Teacher
An Introduction to the History of Economics and Business Economics D Sergio Noto (Coordinatore)
Introduction to dynamic optimization with economic applications D Not yet assigned
1° 2° Python Laboratory D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Advanced Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)

Career prospects


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Gestione carriere


Internships


Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Tesi di laurea magistrale - Tecniche e problemi aperti nel credit scoring Statistics - Foundational and philosophical topics
Il metodo Monte Carlo per la valutazione di opzioni americane Various topics

Linguistic training CLA


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