L'Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan - PhD Programme in International Law and Economics
Via Sarfatti, 25
Phone: 39 (0)2 5836 3375
Fax: 39 (0 )2 5836 3399
About the university: Università Bocconi, founded in 1902 with a generous endowment from wealthy merchant, Ferdinando Bocconi, was the first Italian university to grant a degree in economics.
Today, Bocconi is the leading university in the field of economics in Italy, with more than 170 partner universities in 46 countries. It is composed of five major schools: Undergraduate School, Graduate School, Law School, School of Management and the PhD School, which is the Vi's counterpart. Unlike most of its Italian peers, it is a private institution relying largely on student fees for funding.
Areas of expertise related to the PhD programme: International Economics, International Trade and Commercial Law, European Law, International Public Law, Law of International Organizations, Economics of the European Community, Economics of International Development, International Taxation.
Courses offered: PhD programme in International Law and Economics on the following subjects: International Economics, International and European Law, International Taxation as well as the principles and functioning of the main economic organizations (WTO, IMF, World Bank, OECD, regional organizations). The programme is designed for Doctorate students who pursue a career in academia, international organizations and public administrations.