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Luigi Alberto Franzoni

Full Professor

Department of Economics

Academic discipline: SECS-P/03 Public Economics

Coordinator of PhD Programme in European Doctorate in Law And Economics

Short Bio

Luigi Alberto Franzoni (D.Phil. Nuffield College, Oxford) is Professor of Public Economics at the University of Bologna. He is a leading European academic scholars in the field of Law and Economics. His main fields of specialization are intellectual property rights and liability law. He has written, together with D. Marchesi, the most important introductory book on law and economics in Italian language. He is currently serving as Director of the international Ph.D. programme “European Doctorate in Law and Economics” (Bologna, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Rennes).

Former President of the European Association of Law and Economics (2014-2017)

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0039 051 20 9 2740

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0039 051 20 9 8132

Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche
Piazza Scaravilli 2, Bologna - Go to map

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Friday 12 noon, during term time. On appointment out of term.

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