Professor Giovanni Federico

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Giovanni Federico

Giovanni Federico is currently a professor at New York University Abu Dhabi. He has an MA in History, University of Pisa and Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa; PhD in Economic History, Scuola Normale Superiore. He has been professor of Economic History, European University Institute, editor of the European Review of Economic History and president of the European Historical Economic Society (2013-2015). He has published An economic history of the silk industry 1800-1938 (Cambridge 1997), The economic development of Italy, with J.Cohen (Cambridge 2000), Feeding the world: An economic History of world agriculture (Princeton 2005) and articles on world trade and globalization and European market integration, as well as on many issues in Italian economic history (agricultural growth, trade and protection, national accounts, welfare and real wages, industrial policy, business strategies history etc.