Studying at the University of Verona

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.

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..

Academic year:
Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
primo semestre lauree triennali Sep 17, 2018 Jan 11, 2019
secondo semestre lauree triennali Feb 18, 2019 May 31, 2019
Exam sessions
Session From To
prove intermedie - sessione autunnale Nov 5, 2018 Nov 9, 2018
sessione invernale lauree triennali Jan 14, 2019 Feb 15, 2019
prove intermedie - sessione primaverile Apr 15, 2019 Apr 18, 2019
sessione estiva lauree triennali Jun 3, 2019 Jul 5, 2019
Sessione autunnale Aug 26, 2019 Sep 13, 2019
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione autunnale (validità a.a. 2017/18) Dec 6, 2018 Dec 7, 2018
Sessione invernale (validità a.a. 2017/18) Apr 3, 2019 Apr 5, 2019
Sessione estiva (validità a.a. 2018/19) Sep 10, 2019 Sep 11, 2019
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2018 Nov 1, 2018
Festa dell’Immacolata Dec 8, 2018 Dec 8, 2018
Vacanze di Natale Dec 22, 2018 Jan 6, 2019
Vacanze di Pasqua Apr 19, 2019 Apr 23, 2019
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2019 Apr 25, 2019
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Festa del Santo Patrono - S. Zeno May 21, 2019 May 21, 2019
Attività sospese (vacanze estive) Aug 5, 2019 Aug 23, 2019

Exam calendar

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Academic staff


Bertoli Paola 045 8028 508

Bonfanti Angelo 045 802 8292

Borello Giuliana 045 802 8273

Bracco Emanuele 045 802 8293

Broglia Angela 045 802 8240

Brunetti Federico 045 802 8494

Bucciol Alessandro 045 802 8278

Campedelli Bettina 045 802 8416

Campolmi Alessia 045 802 8071

Confente Ilenia 045 802 8174

De Crescenzo Veronica 045 802 8163

De Mari Michele 045 802 8226

Faccincani Lorenzo 045 802 8610

Gaudenzi Barbara 045 802 8623

Guiglia Giovanni 045 802 8225

Lai Alessandro 045 802 8574

Leardini Chiara 045 802 8222

Levati Maria Vittoria 045 802 8640

Manzoni Elena 8783

Matteazzi Eleonora 045 8028741

Menon Martina 045 802 8420

Minozzo Marco 045 802 8234

Mion Giorgio 045.802 8172

Omodei Sale' Riccardo 045 802 8855

Ortoleva Maria Grazia 045 802 8052

Pellegrini Letizia 045 802 8345

Perali Federico 045 802 8486

Rodean Neliana Ramona +39 045/8028225

Rossi Francesco 045 8028067

Rossignoli Cecilia 045 802 8173

Scricciolo Catia 045 802 8341

Signori Paola 0444 393942 (VI) 045 802 8492 (VR)

Stacchezzini Riccardo 045 802 8186

Zoli Claudio 045 802 8479

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.

English language (B1 level)

1° Year

English language (B1 level)

2° Year

Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°- 3°

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



Claudio Zoli





Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)



Second semester bachelor degree dal Feb 17, 2020 al Jun 5, 2020.

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide students with rigorous economic tools for the modern analysis of public policies. We will review the justifications for the economic role of the state, focusing on the role of public expenditure, taxation and regulatory policies. We will supplement the analysis of theoretical models with evidence from Italian public policies. We will focus on the underlying motivations behind public interventions and on the effect of public policies in terms of efficiency and equity.
At completion of the course, students should be able to:
- Understand and evaluate critically the justifications for the public intervention in the economy.
- Analyse and assess rigorously public policies on the basis of economic theory.
- Master the economic analysis of the main Italian taxation tools.


The course involve 80 hours of classroom teaching activities (organized in lectures and exercise classes).Class
Classroom activities will involve also interactions ad discussions with students and exercise solutions.

The course programme covers three parts.
Part I, Intorduction and public expenditure:
- Introduction to main tools for the analysis of public finance.
- Analysis of the public spending components related to market failures (public goods, externalities, social expenditure).
- Investigation of the main issues concerning the economic analysis of social security systems, with particular attention to the problems related to the reform of the Italian pension system.

Part II Economics of taxation:
- Introduction to the economic analysis of taxes.
- Distribution of income, wealth and poverty
- Theories of income (re)distribution
- Equity and efficiency in commodity and income taxation, and the effects of taxation on individual behaviour.
- An introduction to the Italian tax system and the economic analysis of Italian personal income tax.
- An introduction to the main economic issues related to fiscal federalism.

Part III The economic analysis of the Italian tax system
- Public revenue: economic classifications, compliance, horizontal equity and vertical equity.
- The Italian tax system: institutional and economic characteristics of the main taxes and effects of recent reforms. Income Tax for Individuals (IRPEF), corporate income tax (IRES).
- Indirect taxes. The tax revenues at regional level, for provinces and municipalities

The textbooks ofr the course are as follows:
- Harvey S. Rosen e Ted Gayer (2014): Scienza delle Finanze. McGraw-Hill (fourth edition).
- Paolo Bosi, M. Cecilia Guerra (2019): I tributi nell'economia italiana. Il Mulino. Preferably new edition updated to 2019 if available (usually published by the end of March of the reference year).

Additional text for selected readings:
Paolo Bosi (2015): Corso di scienza delle finanze (7a edizione). Il Mulino. (a selection of the material taken from some chapters of this book will be communicated during the lectures and on the e-learning web page).

The teaching methods will cover lectures and exercises. Tutoring activities will be develloped in parallel with lectures.
Students will be able to access in advance the material related to each lecture in order to stimulate the discussion in class.

The detailed outline of the course will be provided during the teaching period. Teaching material, exercises, and detailed outline will be made available on the University e-learning website of the course.

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
P. Bosi e M.C. Guerra I tributi nell'economia italiana Il Mulino 2020
H.S. Rosen e T. Gayer Scienza delle Finanze (Edizione 5) McGraw-Hill 2018 9788838694707

Examination Methods

Written exam.
Sample copy of exam paper available on the course e-learning web page.
The written exam is organized in two sections
- a multiple choice test (for 1/3 of the final evaluation) whose aim is to assess the knowledge of the main concepts analysed in the module
- a set of exercises and essay questions (for 2/3 of the final evaluation) aiming at verifying the understandin and application of technical concepts and the ability to relate critically the main topics discussed in the module.
Students will also have the opportunity to complete theit evaluation through a mid term exam on the first part of the course and a final exam on the second part of the course that will take place in the first exam date scheduled for the course in the exam session for the semester where the course is delivered. Both exams will receive an equal weight in the evaluation.


Type D and Type F activities

Academic year:
List of courses with unassigned period
years Modules TAF Teacher
Business Ethics Seminar D Renzo Beghini (Coordinatore)
SFIDE - Europe D Claudio Zoli (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Advanced risk and portfolio management bootcamp (online) (3 cfu) D Roberto Renò (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Advanced risk and portfolio management bootcamp (onsite) (6 cfu) D Roberto Renò (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Convegno "gli scambi commerciali con l'estero: questioni fiscali, doganali e contrattuali" D Sebastiano Maurizio Messina (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Ineka conference 2019 teamworking membership D Federico Brunetti (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Data Visualization Laboratory D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Python Laboratory D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Advanced Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° "le grandi trasformazioni degli anni '60-'70 e l'italia cinquant'anni dopo" D Angelo Zago (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Social responsibility model for the restaurants' ecosystems D Silvia Cantele (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Marketing Plan D Ilenia Confente (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Polis - festival biblico in universita' D Giorgio Mion (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Quality and problem solving in business organizations D Paola Castellani (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° La competitività regionale e le sue risorse endogene: il concetto di capitale territoriale D Riccardo Fiorentini (Coordinatore)
1° 2° 3° Soft skills in action D Paola Signori (Coordinatore)

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