Lorenzo Mariani

Est Asia
North Korea
South Korea

Lorenzo Mariani is Researcher in the field of Asian studies at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) where he collaborates mainly on research projects dealing with Chinese domestic and foreign affairs, and Inter-Korean relations. He has been Korea Foundation Fellow from 2017 to 2018. He graduated in International Relations at the University of Bologna and earned a Master’s double degree in China Studies from Zhejiang University and University of Turin. During his academic career, he was an exchange student at Peking University (Beijing) and at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Seoul).

Economy and culture: two tracks for China's soft power in Italy

Lorenzo Mariani, Francesca Ghiretti
in Ties Dams, Xiaoxue Martin and Vera Kranenburg (eds), China’s Soft Power in Europe: Falling on Hard Times. A Report by the European Think-tank Network on China (ETNC), The Hague, Clingendael, April 2021, p. 52-56
In: Other papers/articles

Italy: Cooperation, competition and local politics amid Covid-19

Francesca Ghiretti, Lorenzo Mariani
in John Seaman (ed.), Covid-19 in Europe-China Relations A country-level analysis. ETNC Special Report, Paris, French Institute of International Relations (Ifri), 29 April 2020, p. 35-39
In: Other papers/articles

The US–China 5G Contest: Options for Europe

Lorenzo Mariani, Micol Bertolini
Rome, IAI, September 2019, 24 p.
In: IAI Papers

Between "America First" and the "Chinese Dream"

Nicola Casarini, Lorenzo Mariani,
Rome, IAI, July 2019, 28 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Focus euroatlantico, n. 11 (gennaio-marzo 2019)

Riccardo Alcaro,
Rome, Senate, April 2019, 45 p.
In: Reports for Parliament

Impasse between United States and North Korea

Lorenzo Mariani
in World Energy Magazine, year 10, No. 41 (December 2018), p. 58-59
In: Other papers/articles

Political values in Italy's China policy: A "constructive approach"

Nicola Casarini, Lorenzo Mariani, Fabio Angiolillo
in Tim Nicholas Rühlig et al. (eds), Political values in Europe-China relations. A Report by the European Think-tank Network on China (ETNC), Stockholm, The Swedish Institute of International Affairs, December 2018, p. 51-53
In: Other papers/articles

L'Italia al bivio. Rapporto sulla politica estera italiana, Edizione 2018

Ettore Greco,
Rome, Nuova Cultura, July 2018, 186 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

In Search of an American Grand Strategy in East Asia

Lorenzo Mariani
p. 149-150
In: The International Spectator

Focus euroatlantico, 08

Riccardo Alcaro,
Rome, Senato, July 2018, 43 p.
In: Reports for Parliament