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Areas of expertise

I work on diverse topics, including more policy-driven issues:

–     European prudential supervision and regulation, and anti-money laundering

–     Monetary policy and central banking in comparative perspectives (in the EU and beyond)

–     Accountability and independence of Central Banks

–     European economic and social governance, and generally the law of the Economic and Monetary Union

–     Securitisation, green securitisation (as part of FBF online course)


Recent contributions – Conference and Working Groups

Moderator, ‘Generation(s) of the crises: how to address intergenerational inequalities in the EU?‘, a panel at the EUI State of the Union, 2 May 2019, coordinated by Thoughts for Europe. Video link

Presentation, ‘Ripensare la governance economica e sociale dell’Unione Europea’, public debate series “Caffé Europa” co-organised by Engaged Academics and Europe Direct Florence – Caffè Le Murate, 27 March 2019. Speaker with Andi Shehu (EUI researcher, History department)

Conference, ‘The ECB: political and independent?’, 10th Political Economy Conference ‘EMU at 20: Quo Vadis?’, organised by the European Political and governance studies Department – College of Europe, Bruges, 15 March 2019 (*picture above, photo credit: College of Europe

Presentation of a paper on ‘Principles in SSM Banking Supervision: Sustaining Cooperation in a Centralised System?’, at the DG-SSB Young Researchers Seminar – European Central Bank, Frankfurt, 20 February 2019 and at the EBI Young Researchers Annual Workshop on Banking and Financial Regulation – Frankfurt, 22-23 February 2019

Debate, ‘The end of Social Europe: between disillusions and renewal?’, Thoughts for Europe Regular Debate – European University Institute, Florence, 18 February 2019

Presentation, ‘EU Banking Supervision in motion: from centralised decision-making to cooperative execution’, EU Financial and Monetary Law Working Group – European University Institute, Florence, 18 January 2019

Leaders Beyond the State: ‘an Interview with Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council (2009-2014)’, School of Transnational Governance – European University Institute, 10 December 2018 (link)