The Department of Law regularly ranks among the top Departments of Law in Italy for the quality of its research. Several projects run by researchers at the Department have earned financial support in the framework of competitive EU and national funding programs.

A number of research centres operate at the Department, including a Centre for European Legal Studies on Macro-Crime (Macrocrimes) and a centre carrying out research and providing legal services in the field of international and comparative law (CeStInt). In addition, the Department hosts a major European Documentation Centre (EDC).


Research Visits

The Department of Law regularly hosts foreign visiting scholars. Guest scholars have access to the library and the electronic resources of the Department. Whenever possible, they are assigned a work station at the Department.The conduction of research in one of the areas covered by Macrocrimes is specifically fostered.

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