Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2017/2018
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on SPORT SCIENCES AND MANAGEMENT
Disciplinary sector: 
MANAGEMENT (SECS-P/08)
Language: 
Italian
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
2
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
Second semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

Italian
INGLESE

Course description

The course aims to transfer to the learners the general concepts of bottom-up economic planning,
in particular the cost-benefit analysis method.

Prerequisites

The knowledge of the methods of analysis of investments acquired in the teaching of Economics e
business management of the three-year degree courses in Motor Sciences and Economics e
administration of the companies of the Parthenope University.

Syllabus

Methods of evaluating investments (in-depth analysis) - Evaluation of investments with
Excel - The origins of the cost-benefit analysis - The conversion from financial costs / benefits to
economic costs / benefits - The social discount rate - Opportunity cost - Shadow prices -
Sensitivity analysis - Risk and uncertainty.

Principles of bottom-up economic planning
Genesis of public decisions

Teaching Methods

Frontal lessons; exercises. Class setting as a workspace and discussion in which
the topics are treated in an interactive way between the learners and with the teacher.

Textbooks

− Pearce, D. W. (1971). Cost-benefit analysis, McMillan Studies in Economics, London.
− Capitolo VII della dispensa di Economia e gestione delle imprese del prof. Vito
− CEIS Tor Vergata (2016), Valutazione economica dei giochi olimpici e paralimpici di Roma
2024.
Tutto il materiale è disponibile alla pagina web:
https://profvito51.wixsite.com/egi2017/analisi-costi-benefici-dei-grandi-e

Learning assessment

The assessment is based on an oral interview to ascertain the student's preparation and his
problem-solving skills compared to unstructured problems.

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