Paola Subacchi is a Professor of International Economics, Chair of the Queen Mary Global Policy Institute’s Advisory Board and a visiting professor at the University of Bologna; she also holds a number of non-executive directorships. She writes regularly on Project Syndicate.
Paola’s research focuses on the functioning and governance of the international financial and monetary system. Her latest book, The Cost of Free Money. How Unfettered Capital Threatens our Economic Future, was published in July 2020 by Yale University Press.
An Italian national, she studied at Università Bocconi in Milan and at the University of Oxford. In 2016 she was awarded the honour Cavaliere della Stella d’Italia.