Italy Senior Assistant Professor of Corporate Finance University of Bologna Core Faculty
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Giulia Baschieri is Senior Assistant Professor in Corporate Finance at the University of Bologna. She is a member of the Board of the Department of Management of the University of Bologna and she is a member of the Seminar Committee of the same Department. Since 2018 she also was Junior Assistant Professor in Corporate Finance at the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. She is a member of the Core Faculty at Bologna Business School, where she teaches Corporate Finance and Mergers and Acquisitions in several full-time masters such as Master in Business Management, Master in Wealth Management, Master in Finance, Control and Auditing or the Hybrid MBA. Her research interests refer to asset-pricing dynamics tied to corporate geographic location, corporate evaluation, enterprise risk management, risk disclosure and IPOs. She has a Master in Science in Finance, Intermediary and Markets, and a Ph.D. in Markets and Financial Intermediaries from the University of Bologna with a thesis on the local home bias in the Italian context. In the academic year 2009-2010 she was Ph.D. exchange student in Finance at Cass Business School – City University London, London (UK).


Evaluation of investment projects. Evaluation of international projects. Financial structure. Optimal financial structure. Instability costs. Planning debt. The politics of dividends and stock buyback. Cost of the working capital of the company. The important role of capital and corporate governance.

Finance, Control and Auditing

The behavior of investors on the market: the reaction in case of stress events. The perception of profitability in relation to the time horizon. The investor’s classification in relation to the investment horizon.

Wealth Management – Asset Management

The evaluation of how economically sound a project or investment is, determining the value of a company, understanding the fiscal variables which determine an optimal financial structure. Corporate governance, venture capital and the main issues inherent to the listing of companies on the stock exchange. The functions of the principle derived tools and their use when covering financial risks of the company.

Gestione d’Impresa – Made in Italy
Gestione d’Impresa – Food & Wine
Gestione d’Impresa – Retail Management and E-Commerce
Business Management – Asian Markets
Gestione d’Impresa – Green Management and Sustainable Businesses
Business Management – Life Science and MedTech
Gestione d’Impresa – Società Benefit, Impresa Sociale e Cooperativa

The course provides a framework for understanding and analysing investment and financial decisions of corporations. Lectures and readings provide an introduction to present value techniques, capital budgeting, capital structure decisions, corporate cost of capital, initial and seasoned equity offerings and an introduction to corporate risk management.

Hybrid MBA