Simone Romano is advisor in the G7/G20 Sherpa Unit at the Office of the Prime Minister of Italy and postdoctoral researcher and adjunct professor at Roma Tre University. He is associate fellow at IAI, where he worked as head of the International Political Economy area. Previously he was visiting professor at the Freie Universität in Berlin.
He holds a PhD in Economics from Roma Tre University and a Master’s in Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (BGSE). He graduated with a BA in Political Science and an MA in International Relations from Roma Tre University. During his academic career, he was a visiting student at Birkbeck College (University of London) and Universidad Autonoma de Madrid. His research interests lie in the fields of global and European economic governance, international macroeconomics and geo-finance.