75909 - Economics of Financial Intermediation

Course Unit Page

Academic Year 2020/2021

Learning outcomes

The purpose of the course is to increase the knowledge of financial system. By the end of the course, students learn about financial choices on saving and investments, the microstructure of the securities industry and the economic equilibria of banks. Last, the students will understand financial supervisory goal, instruments and authorities.

Course contents

The course analyzes the main features of financial intermediation:


Institutions


Markets


Instruments


Regulation

Readings/Bibliography

Economia degli intermediari finanziari - McGraw Hill

Teaching methods

Class Lectures - MS_Teams

Assessment methods

Written Exam:

6 open questions

12 Multiples

Teaching tools

Financial Newspaper (Il Sole 24 Ore)

Office hours

See the website of Giuseppe Torluccio