International political economy, global governance


A major programmatic focus of this work for IAI is carried out by the Multilateralism and Global Governance Programme
  • Global Outlook

    The Global Outlook of the International Affairs Institute was conceived in mid-1996 as a venue for debate, analysis and proposal on topics of special relevance for contemporary Italy's...

    Start/End: 2002 - current
  • The Think-20 (T20)

    The Think-20 (T20) serves as an “ideas bank” for G20. For this purpose, T20 organizes the analysis of global think tanks and high-level experts in order to provide analytical depth to ongoing G20...

    Start/End: 2015 - current
  • The future of the European economy

    This series of conferences aims to contribute to the debates on the impact of the economic crisis and the new instruments of European economic governance with particular regard to...

    Start/End: 2012 - current
  • Economic and geopolitical dimension of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

    EU-US negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) - aimed at creating a free trade area and establishing shared standards and rules - are of strategic importance for...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2016
  • Coercive diplomacy in global governance: the role of sanctions

    The aim of the project is to investigate the elements and the impact of the cooperation between the major international players in the use of coercive diplomacy focusing on the instrument of...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2015
  • Chinese investments in Italy: Facing risks and grasping opportunities

    Chinese investments in Italy are similar to investments in other advanced economies, but also have country-specific features. From the point of view of Chinese investors, Italy is an attractive...

    Start/End: 2014 - 2014
  • European Macroeconomic Imbalances and Policy Adjustments

    This is a study of the imbalances in current accounts of Eurozone countries and possible adjustment mechanisms.
    The study is broken down into three parts:
    - a study of the growing...

    Start/End: 2012 - 2014
  • MERCURY – Multilateralism and the European Union in the contemporary global order

    MERCURY was a three-year research project coordinated by the University of Edimburgh. It analysed the various forms of multilateralism worldwide adopting a definition of multilateralism that takes...

    Start/End: 2009 - 2012
  • The EU as a global actor in the UN reform process

    This two-year research project was focused on the role of the European Union in the United Nations reform process, looking both at previous efforts and at current trends. The research is was...

    Start/End: 2009 - 2011
  • Global governance

    The aim of the project was to analyse, in the light of the current recovery stage, after the deep recession of the 2008-2009, the future possible positions for Italy in Europe and in the global...

    Start/End: 2011 - 2011