Corporate Governance and Financial Equilibrium of Groups of Firms (2007/2008)

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Course code
4S00511
Credits
5
Coordinator
Alessandro Lai
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
Lezione 1 2 SECS-P/07-BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES 1° sem lez Alessandro Lai
Lezione 2 2 SECS-P/07-BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES 1° sem lez Riccardo Stacchezzini
Esercitazione 1 SECS-P/07-BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES 1° sem lez Alessandro Lai

Learning outcomes

First of all, the course aims to give the logical instruments to understand corporate groups economics, considering their origins, their developments, corporate governance processes and the situations in which conflicts of interests may occur.
Furthermore, the course aims to explain how corporate groups reach, maintain, or loose their economic, monetary and financial equilibrium, considering the impact of: a) the group structure, b) the financial and production relationship between companies; c) heterogeneity in the business competitiveness and financial performances and structures of the companies that form the group.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam. The student may ask for an oral exam.