ECONOMICS OF BOAT, FERRY AND CRUISE INDUSTRIES

ECONOMICS OF BOAT, FERRY AND CRUISE INDUSTRIES

_
iten
Code
87166
ACADEMIC YEAR
2016/2017
CREDITS
6 credits during the nd year of 8708 Maritime and Port Management (LM-77) GENOVA

6 credits during the nd year of 8698 Maritime, Logistics and Transport Economics and Business (L-18) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/06
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Maritime and Port Management)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Course description

The course focuses on the main current issues in passenger shipping, namely in the three sectors in which it is presently significant: ferries, boat industry and cruises. For each sector the fundamentals of demand function, production cost, market structure and competition are analysed, as well as macroeconomic issues such as contribution to GDP and to export, employment, induced effects, and policy issues such as tax policies and incentives.

 

AIMS AND CONTENT

Teaching methods

Methodology

Frontal lessons, visiting speakers, workshops

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

They will be specified during the course and on Aulaweb

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Every Wednesday at 12.00 at the Department of Economics

Exam Board

ENRICO MUSSO (President)

HILDA GHIARA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Methodology

Frontal lessons, visiting speakers, workshops

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

Vedi anche:

ECONOMICS OF BOAT, FERRY AND CRUISE INDUSTRIES

EXAMS

Exam description

written exams plus (optional) oral exams and/or essays

Assessment methods

(Compulsory) written exams plus (optional) oral exams and/or essays

FURTHER INFORMATION

Attendance

Recommended

Textbook and other reccomended resources: They will be specified during the course and on Aulaweb