Carlo Edoardo  Altamura Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Carlo Edoardo Altamura

Postdoctoral Fellow
Paul Bairoch Institute of Economic History, University of Geneva

I am a contemporary historian specialising in the financial history of the 1970s in the West and in the developing world. My last book is European Banks and the Rise of International FInance: The Post-Bretton Woods Era. I am a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Paul Bairoch Institute of Economic History at the University of Geneva and currently Visiting Scholar at the Faculty of History at the University of Cambridge and a Visiting Research College Associate at Wolfson College, Cambridge.

Biography

Carlo Edoardo Altamura is a Postdoctoral Fellow and Teaching Assistant at the Paul Bairoch Institute of Economic History of the University of Geneva.
In 2007, he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Institutions and Financial Markets Management from “L. Bocconi” University in Milan.
In 2009, he graduated with a Master’s degree in Socioeconomics from the University of Geneva, Switzerland.
In 2015, Dr Altamura obtained a joint PhD in Economic and Social History at the University of Geneva and Uppsala, Sweden, under the supervision of Professor Youssef Cassis, European University Institute, Florence and Professor Mats Larsson, Uppsala University. His thesis has been published in 2016 by Routledge with the title “European Banks and the Rise of International Finance: the Post-Bretton Woods Era” (Routledge Explorations in Economic History).
Since January 2016 Dr Altamura is a Visiting Scholar at the Faculty of History of the University of Cambridge thanks to the “Ernest Choisy et Charles Borgeaud” Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Academic Society of Geneva, a scholarship awarded to the most promising researchers under the age of thirty. He is also a Visiting College Research Associate at Wolfson College, Cambridge. His interests lie mainly in post-war international financial and banking history in the West and in the developing world.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Economic and Financial History, International History, Political History, International Political Economy

Books

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