Paola’s main research interests are in the areas of International Trade, Regional Integration, Development Economics, Environmental Economics, and Political Economy.
Paola holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Bologna, an M.A. in International Relations from the School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University, and a M.Sc. and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Warwick.
She is FNRS Research Associate at the European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) of the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and Research Affiliate of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
Two of her current research projects concern the impact of national elections for international cooperation and the intra-household distributional effects of international migration.
For more details, please see Paola's web site.