Francesco Giavazzi

Emeritus professor, Bocconi University; CEPR Research Fellow

Francesco Giavazzi is emeritus professor of economics at Bocconi University. He is a Research Fellow of CEPR and a Research Associate of NBER. He chairs the Scientific Committee of CEPII and was a member of the Strategic Committe of the Agence France Trésor. From 1991 to 1999 he was an editor of the European Economic Review. From 1992 to 1994 he was a director of the Italian Treasury responsible for debt management and privatisations. Since February 2021 he is the economic adviser to the Italian PM. He graduated in electrical engineering from the Politecnico of Milan in 1972 and obtained a PhD in economics from MIT in 1978. 

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