Giovanni Farese is Associate Professor of History of Economic Thought at the European University of Rome. He is Adjunct Professor of Economic History at LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome. He is Managing Editor of The Journal of European Economic History. He is Marshall Memorial Fellow 2017 of the German Marshall Fund of the United States. His latest paper is The culture of investment-led international development: the Chatham House circle (1939-1945) and lessons for today (forthcoming on the November 2016 issue of International Affairs, 6, 2016).