The Department of Economics and Management participates in national and international research programmes, in cooperation with both academic and private institutions.
Our research activity includes scientific areas such as Management, Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Management Control, Banking, Finance, Internal Auditing, Corporate Governance, Marketing, Consumer Behaviour, Strategy, Organization, Human Resources Management, Innovation & Technology Management, Emerging Economies.
Among our recent initiative, we can mention the Fifth European Academic Conference on "Internal Audit and Corporate Governance", held in Pisa in April 2007. Our researchers took part in the project of the EECIA (The European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing) Common Body of Knowledge (CBOK), in partnership with Cass Business School members (London, UK).
International Association of Financial Executives Institute (IAFEI) is the professional partner for a Research Programme about the new role of CFOs in companies.
The Department of Economics and Management offers high profile Masters and Phd programmes with international partners.
Our approach to teaching results from a combination of traditional academic lessons, exercises, cases studies. We provide an effective learning experience that brings together up-to-date research and best practices from the business world.
Visiting Professors and Lecturers from top Universities and Business Schools, along with guest speakers from our Corporate and Professional Network, join the Department’s Faculty in graduate and post-graduate courses.