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Francesco Quarta

Associate Professor

Department of Sociology and Business Law

Academic discipline: IUS/01 Private Law

Short Bio

Tenured Associate Professor of Private Law and Comparative Law, Prof. Quarta teaches Institutions of Private Law and Principles of Law (in English) at the University of Bologna. Author of books and articles on civil and commercial matters in Italy, U.K. and U.S.A. Invited speaker at several international conferences.

In 2013, the Committee of Rectors of Italian Universities and the State Dep't of Equal Opportunities rewarded his PhD thesis for its distinction in the field of Anti-discrimination law.

Awarded, in 2015, the "S.I.S.Di.C. Scientific Excellence Prize" for his monograph on Compensation and Punishment in Tort Law.

From March 2013 to February 2019, served as a stable arbitrator within the Bank of Italy's ADR permanent board (Arbitro Bancario finanziario).

Admitted to Practice Law in Italy since 2009

Latest Publications:

Book (2020): Consumer Credit between Contract and Market. Pathways to Responsible Lending

Book Chapter (2020): Co-operative Enterprises Managing Public Services: Challenges from Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies in Corporate Finance

Go to the Curriculum vitae


+39 0543 374 663

Dipartimento di Sociologia e Diritto dell'Economia
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