Zallio Franco


Independent consultant on Middle East and North Africa economic and political issues.

From 2001 to 2008 director of Global Watch, a project promoted by Bocconi University and the Italian Institute for International Political Studies. From 1984 to 2001 he was the Research Director in a private company specialized in country risk analysis.

Author of 3 books and over 100 academic papers, policy papers and articles on MENA political and economic developments, domestic and regional impact of oil rent, international relations of MENA region, European policies towards Mediterranean countries.


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