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Federico Romero

RomeroProfessor of History of Post-War European Cooperation and Integration

Director of the ERC project PanEur1970s

Fields of research

  • 20th Century International and Transnational History
  • European Integration
  • Cold War
  • Trans-Atlantic relations
  • US History
  • Migrations

Current seminars at the EUI

Current research projects


Selected recent publications

  • “Cold War Anti-Communism and the impact of Communism on the West”, in The Cambridge History of Communism, Vol. II, edited by Norman Naimark, Sophie Quinn-Judge and Silvio Pons (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017), pp. 291-314
  • with Elisabetta Bini and Giuliano Garavini (eds.), Oil Shock: The 1973 Crisis and its Economic Legacy (London: I.B. Tauris, 2016)
  • "The Democratic Yardstick: How the United States Transformed the Grammar of International Relations in the 20th Century", in M. Fantoni and L. Morlino (eds.), The American Exceptionalism Revisited (Roma: Viella, 2015), pp. 57-76
  • “Rethinking Italy’s Shrinking Place in the International Arena”, The International Spectator, 51:1 (2016), pp. 1-12
  • “Cold War Historiography at the Crossroads”, in Cold War History, vol. 14, no. 4 - 2014, 1-19 
  • with A. Romano (eds.), “European Socialist regimes facing globalisation and European co-operation: dilemmas   and responses”, special issue of the European Review of History, vol. 21, no. 2, 2014
  • with E. Mourlon-Druol (eds), International Summitry and Global Governance: The Rise of the G-7 and the European Council, (London: Routledge, 2014)
  • “Refashioning the West to dispel its fears: the early G7 summits”, in E. Mourlon-Druol and F. Romero (eds), International Summitry and Global Governance: The Rise of the G-7 and the European Council, (London: Routledge, 2014), pp. 117-137
  • "Transnational Labor Politics in the Global Cold War", in G. Van Goethem and R.A. Waters Jr (eds.), American Labor's Global Ambassadors: The International History of the AFL-CIO during the Cold War, (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), pp. 253-268
  • “Was It Important? The United States in Alan Milward’s Postwar Reconstruction”, in F. Guirao, F. M. B. Lynch, and S. Ramírez (eds.), Alan S. Milward and a Century of European Change (London: Routledge, 2012), pp. 351-364
  • Storia della guerra fredda, (Torino: Einaudi, 2009) SISSCO Prize 2010


  • Italian
  • English




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Department of History an  Civilization
Via Bolognese 156
50139 Florence - Italy


Administrative Assistant:  Serena Belligoli

For appointments please contact:  Serena Belligoli

Office SACA 111 at Villa Salviati, Castello



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