• Podcasts with the Echo Chamber Club and the 1989 Generation Initiative

    I recently took part at two podcasts with the Echo Chamber Club and the 1989 Generation Initiative, where I shared some thoughts on lobbying for good and Macron's upcoming European challenges. - Posted: Tue, 23 May 2017 12:04:21 +0000

  • French Elections 2017: Interview with BBC World Service

    After the debate opposing Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, I gave an interview to BBC World Service and wrote another op-ed for Forbes. - Posted: Fri, 05 May 2017 12:43:50 +0000

  • French Elections 2017: Uniting a Bitterly Divided Country

    My thoughts on why the French society is set to grow more divisive and polarized than ever as result of this year's elections. - Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:01:06 +0000

  • ECI Day 2017

    On 11 April, I will take part at the ECI Day 2017, where I will have the pleasure to give the keynote speech. This year's edition will devoted to the ECI success stories and kind of policy-making that engages citizens. - Posted: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:56:03 +0000

  • Tackling Populism

    Today I am taking part at the Keynote Debate of the 1989 Generation Initiative's conference, which is devoted to populism, and taking place at the London School of Economics. - Posted: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:06:09 +0000

  • The Reform of the EU’s Judicial System

    Together with Laurent Pech I authored an article providing a critical assessment of the recent reform of the EU's court system. - Posted: Thu, 26 Jan 2017 21:15:31 +0000

  • A 10-point Guide to Responsible Leadership in the Age of Populism

    On the occasion of the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting 2017, I have been asked to write this blog post on what I believe to be the essential features of responsible leadership in the age of populism. - Posted: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:19:08 +0000

  • Should MEPs Be Lobbyists at the Same Time?

    In view of the EP's upcoming vote on its new Rules of Procedure, I try answering the question why MEPs shouldn't be allowed to be lobbyists. - Posted: Mon, 12 Dec 2016 14:01:32 +0000

  • Stop Comparing Italy’s Referendum to Brexit and Trump

    Here is my take on Italy's referendum and why it should not be compared to Brexit and Trump. It has been published first on the World Economic Forum's Agenda blog. - Posted: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:15:09 +0000

  • Taxation and other Economic Incentives as Health-promoting Tools

    Tax measures on tobacco products and alcoholic beverages have been used for years to raise revenue. It is only more recently that they have been presented as public health measures. It is against this backdrop that University of Liverpool's Law and NCD Unit, together with HEC Paris, is organizing conference, which will focus on the role that taxation and other price measures can play in NCD prevention strategies. - Posted: Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:38:56 +0000