Accounting and performance measurement (2009/2010)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Corrado Corsi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2010 al May 31, 2010.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.5  
Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.5  

Learning outcomes

The course is aimed at investigating the issue of enterprise quantitative evidences which are instrument of evaluation of both economic and financial equilibrium of the business management; in particular, companies operating in the tourist sector will be considered.
After having firstly introduced some basic concepts of business economics, contents and structures of balance sheets will be analysed, and especially those figures which turn out to be of much interest for the targeted sector; in the end, major balance data analysis methods will be shown, in order to gather both some fluxes of economic-finance quantities and elaborate some appropriate markers and quotients, so to point out more complex and useful news by means of their due coordination, according to a quantitative point of view.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
B. Campedelli - A. Beretta Zanoni Economia dell'impresa Il Mulino - Bologna 2007 978-88-15-11960-5
U. Sostero, P. Ferrarese, M. Mancin, C. Marcon L'analisi economica-finanziaria di bilancio (Edizione 3) Giuffrè - Milano 2018 9788814224829 (solo cap. II e cap. III, con esclusione del par. 3.3)

Assessment methods and criteria

A written examination will be held at the end of the course.

Teaching aids