Nicola Casarini, Ph.D., is founder and director of Orienteworld. A scholar, policy analyst and leading commentator on Europe-China/Asia relations, he has published widely, including the book: Remaking Global Order: The Evolution of Europe-China Relations and its Implications for East Asia and the United States (Oxford University Press). His op-eds have appeared – and his work has been cited – in (among the others): TIME Magazine, Foreign Affairs, The Wall Street Journal, Project Syndicate, The National Interest, Reuters, Euronews, Asia Times, China Daily, The Japan Times, The Korea Herald, South China Morning Post.

He is currently Head of Programme Asia at the Istituto Affari Internazionali in Rome; Visiting Professor at the Graduate Institute in Geneva; and Global Fellow at the Wilson Center in Washington DC . Prior to this, he was Senior Analyst at the EU Institute for Security Studies in Paris; Visiting Professor at Bocconi University in Milan; Marie Curie Fellow at the European University Institute in Florence; Teacher at the London School of Economics. He has lived and worked in various Asian and European countries as well as in Australia and the United States. He currently lives in Paris.


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