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Paolo Manasse

Professor of Macroeconomics and International Economic Policy, University of Bologna

Paolo Manasse is a Professor of Macroeconomics and International Economic Policy at the University of Bologna. Formerly, he taught at L. Bocconi University at the Johns Hopkins University-Bologna Center and other Italian universities.
Having obtained his Ph.D. at the London School of Economics, he worked as a Consultant for the OECD, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, and was a resident Consultant, Visiting Scholar and resident Technical Assistance Advisor for the IMF, Fiscal Affairs Dept. He was a Research fellow of IGIER-Bocconi from 1990 to 2013. In 2011 and 2015 he addressed the European Parliament on the European sovereign debt crisis.
Paolo Manasse’s research interests lie in international macroeconomics, monetary and fiscal policy in currency unions, fiscal federalism and asymmetric information, international trade and the labor market, international finance, sovereign debt and banking crises. His publications include AER, EER, JIE, JMCB, JEDC,OEP, Economica, IMF Staff Papers.