Davide Romelli
Assistant Professor, Economics


Davide Romelli is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin. His research interests are Central Banking, Central Bank Independence, Financial Stability, Banking and Financial Supervision, International Economics and International Macroeconomics. Davide obtained his PhD in Economics from ESSEC Business School and THEMA-University of Cergy Pontoise in December 2015. He holds a Master in Business Administration Research from ESSEC Business School, a MSc in Economic Analysis from University of Cergy Pontoise, France and a Master Degree in Finance from Catholic University of Milan, Italy. He has published in the Journal of Financial Stability, the Financial History Review and has attended many international conferences.

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Donato Masciandaro and Davide Romelli, Central Bankers as Supervisors: Do Crises Matter?, European Journal of Political Economy, 52, 2018, p120 - 140 Journal Article, 2018 TARA - Full Text

Davide Romelli, Cristina Terra, Enrico X Vasconcelos, Current Account and Real Exchange Rate Changes: The Impact of Trade Openness, European Economic Review, 2018 Journal Article, 2018

Patricia Charléty, Davide Romelli, Estefania Santacreu-Vasut, Appointments to central bank boards: Does gender matter?, Economics Letters, 155, 2017, p59-61 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Masciandaro, D., Romelli, D., Ups and downs of central bank independence from the Great Inflation to the Great Recession: Theory, institutions and empirics, Financial History Review, 22, (3), 2015, p259-289 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Arnone M., Romelli D., Romelli D., Dynamic central bank independence indices and inflation rate: A new empirical exploration, Journal of Financial Stability, 9, (3), 2013, p385-398 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Donato Masciandaro and Davide Romelli, Banking Supervision and External Auditors: What Works Best?, 2016 Working Paper, 2016 URL

Donato Masciandaro, Paola Profeta, Davide Romelli, Gender and Monetary Policymaking: Trends and Drivers, 2015 Working Paper, 2015

Research Expertise


Central Banking, Central Bank Independence, Financial Stability, Banking and Financial Supervision, Political Economy, International Economics and International Macroeconomics




Awards and Honours

SSE/WAIB Best Paper Award for Increased Gender Awareness in International Business Research sponsored by the Stockholm School of Economics (1000$) 2015

ESSEC Business School Centre of Research Grant (4000 euro) 2014


American Economic Association 2014

European Economic Association 2014

SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum 2013