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Luigi Alberto Franzoni


Department of Economics

Academic discipline: SECS-P/03 Public Economics

Coordinator of PhD Programme of 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 the economics of IPRs and law enforcement. He has written, together with D. Marchesi, the most important introductory book on law and economics in Italian language. He is currently acting as Mundus Director of the international Ph.D. programme “European Doctorate in Law and Economics” (Bologna, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Haifa).

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

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+39 051 20 9 8488

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+39 051 20 9 8132

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

Office hours

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

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