Federico Romero

Federico Romero

Organised by University of Rijeka

In partnership with:
Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia and the European Commission as part of the Croatian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Date and Venue:
June 15-18, 2020, Zoom

Federico Romero is Dean of Research and Professor of History of Post-War European Cooperation and Integration at the Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute. He is the co-founder of the The Alcide De Gasperi Centre on the History of European Integration. One of the key missions of the Centre is to “disseminate historical narratives and increase public interest  in the history of European integration”. A specialist on 20th Century international and transnational history, he worked on various aspects of Cold War history and he is now completing the ERC Advanced Project “Looking West: the European Socialist regimes facing pan-European cooperation and the European Community (PANEUR1970S)”.

Among his recent publications, Ulrich Krotz, Kiran Klaus Patel and Federico Romero (eds.), Europe’s Cold War Relations. The European Community Towards a Global Role (London: Bloomsbury, 2019); Elisabetta Bini, Giuliano Garavini and Federico Romero (eds.), Oil Shock: The 1973 Crisis and its Economic Legacy (London: I.B. Tauris, 2016); Federico Romero,Cold War Historiography at the Crossroads, in Cold War History, vol.14, no.4, November 2014, 685-703; Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol and Federico Romero (eds), International Summitry and Global Governance: The Rise of the G-7 and the European Council, London: Routledge, 2014. He is also one of the editors of “La Commission Européenne 1986-2000. Histoire et mémoires d’une institution.” Luxembourg, 2019.