ECONOMICS OF BOAT, FERRY AND CRUISE INDUSTRIES

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Code
87166
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
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
LANGUAGE
English
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

Lectures, guest speakers, workshops

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

They will be specified during the course and on Aulaweb

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: Every Wednesday 12:00-12:30 at CIELI (building of the dept of Economics, II floor, in front of the elevator. In all other days/hour students can be received on appointment (please address to: enrico.musso@unige.it)

Exam Board

ENRICO MUSSO (President)

CLAUDIO FERRARI

HILDA GHIARA

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Methodology

Lectures, guest speakers, workshops

LESSONS START

February 2018

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

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

ASSESSMENT METHODS

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

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
12/02/2018 11:00 GENOVA Orale
12/02/2018 11:00 GENOVA Scritto
05/06/2018 11:00 GENOVA Orale L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa
05/06/2018 11:00 GENOVA Scritto L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa
19/06/2018 11:00 GENOVA scritto+orale accettazione online L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa
10/07/2018 11:00 GENOVA scritto+orale accettazione online L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa
24/07/2018 11:00 GENOVA scritto+orale accettazione online L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa
03/09/2018 11:00 GENOVA scritto+orale accettazione online L'esame consta di una prova scritta obbligatoria e di una prova orale facoltativa