Regional and Local Body Law (2015/2016)

Course code
4S00341
Name of lecturer
Jacopo Bercelli
Coordinator
Jacopo Bercelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
IUS/10 - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
1° periodo di lezioni dal Oct 1, 2015 al Dec 16, 2015.

Lesson timetable

1° periodo di lezioni
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall F  
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall F  
Friday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall Falcone e Borsellino (ex-aula C)  

Learning outcomes

The course focuses on changes taking place in the organization of Italian public administration and Local Government. The course focuses on functions and powers of local authorities, and their relationships with citizens according to the principle of subsidiarity and the impact of European Union.

Syllabus

A fundamental antithesis between centralization and decentralization runs through whole history of Italian government and its organization.
Many administrative functions have always and still are performed at the local level.
The tension between centralization and decenstralisation has not disappeared. The debate as to the precise balance is a continuing one.
The modern role of local authorities has its origins in the problems attendant upon industrialization and urbanization.
Local authorities: Present organization; functions and powers.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016