The DIRPOLIS Institute (Institute of Law, Politics and Development) is a research center devoted to interdisciplinary studies in the fields of law, economics and political sciences. Its core mission is to conduct innovative research by adopting a multidisciplinary approach to offer a comprehensive and multi-faceted representation of legal, social, economic and political phenomena. The Institute strives to provide scientifically sound and action-oriented bases to effective decision-making processes, at both private and public levels.
The Institute offers graduate and post-graduate courses built upon theoretical and applied research. It also organizes advanced-level training events aimed at professionals wishing to acquire new skills and knowledge in their respective fields of work.
The Institute offers consultancy services for a wide range of international, national and regional entities. It actively disseminates the results of its research by organizing conferences, seminars, workshops and training courses, both in Italy and abroad.
As the event theme for presenting Artificial Intelligence implications and networking opportunities across all sectors of society, the “Rules” are a series of 13 conferences, taking place in Pisa from 10 to 13 October 2019, that give the public the chance to explore the digital innovation
Sant’Anna School has appointed its first female Dean. Anna Loretoni, Professor of Political Philosophy at the Dirpolis Institute (Law, Politics and Development), won the election by a large majority
Is it legal to resell second-hand copyrighted e-books or digital goods you have legitimately purchased in the same way we sell or buy material items? According to Caterina Sganga, Professor of Comparative Private Law at Sant’Anna School Dirpolis Institute, the answer is yes