The VIII Valencia Summer School in Business and Economics is a high-level training programme organized by the Faculty of Economics (University of Valencia) and the AIB Western Europe Chapter and sponsored by Fundación "La Caixa". The main aim of the summer school is to make valid and rigorous contributions to the selected areas of study. It will encourage interaction between participants and speakers from diverse backgrounds, while allowing for enjoyment of the city of Valencia. This current year the summer school offers two highly-specialized courses in Economics and Management, taught by professionals who are leading figures in their field.


Course in Management JUNE, 24th-28th

·         From June 24th-25th: Headquarters-subsidiary relationship
Professor: Francesco Ciabuschi, Uppsala University, Sweden

·         Part II, June, 26th-28th: An introduction to modelling with structural equations
Professor: Claude Obadia, ESCE International Business School Paris, France


Course in Economics JULY, 1st-5th

·         Contemporary developments in banking
Professor: Philip Molyneux, Prifysgol Bangor University, United Kingdom


The main aspects that make the VIII València Summer School on Business and Economics different are:

·         The quality of the lectures, leading international researchers

·         The courses offered, highly specialised and of great contemporary importance, that constitute invaluable contributions for the issues covered

·         The approach to teach the courses, that combine theory and practise

·         The interdisciplinary structure of the school that helps discussions and contact of students from different countries and profiles (students, professionals, etc.)

The life together, during a week, for teachers and students both in the classroom and in some social activities organised during the week of the course. Additionally, the summer
school offers some grants.

Please have a look to the following link and you will get all the
additional information

We will be very happy to welcoming you in Valencia, one of the most appealing cities in Spain.




Dr. José Pla-Barber
Professor of International Business
Department of Management.University of Valencia.
Avda naranjos s/n. Faculty of Economics.
46022. Valencia. Spain.
Tlf.+34 963828917
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