Listening to Italy by Orecchiette ALL CHANGE Mario Draghi became Prime Minister of Italy on 13 February following the resignation of Giuseppe Conte.  Conte had served two Prime Ministerial terms. He was nominated by President Sergio Mattarella and given a parliamentary vote of confirmation, but he has never held an elected post. He had a … Continue reading ALL CHANGE

Listening to Italy

Listening to Italy by Orecchiette SUPER MARIO? On 13 February 2021 Mario Draghi, economist and retired central banker became the Prime Minister of Italy.  Draghi first studied under Federico Caffè, a Keynesian economist at Rome's Sapienza University. He then moved to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under Nobel prize winner Franco Modigliani, who said that … Continue reading Listening to Italy