Giancarlo Corsetti is Professor of macroeconomics at the University of Cambridge (previously at the European University Institute, and at the University of Rome III, Bologna, Yale and Columbia). His main research is focused on international dimensions of economic policy. His contributions range from theoretical and empirical work on fiscal and monetary policy, to analyses of currency and financial crises and their international contagion. He has published articles in many academic journal including American Economic Review, Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Policy, Journal of Monetary Economics, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, and the Journal of International Economics. He is currently co-editor of the Journal of International Economics and the International Journal of Central Banking.
Professor Corsetti has long developed research collaboration with monetary authorities and policy institutions in Europe and overseas. He is currently a research consultant at the European Central Bank and the Bank of England, and a regular visitor at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Professor Corsetti is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London, where he serves as Director of the International Macroeconomic Programme; and a member of the European Economic Advisory Group at CESifo in Munich, publishing a yearly Report on the European Economy.