Patrizio Pagano has been the World Bank Group Executive Director for Italy, Albania, Greece, Malta, Portugal, San Marino, and Timor-Leste since November of 2014.
Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Pagano led the Advanced Economies and International Finance Division within the Directorate General for Economics, Statistics
Mr. Pagano holds a B.A. in Economics and Social Sciences from Bocconi University in
He has also been a visiting scholar in the Department of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley.
Mr. Pagano has authored and co-authored several articles on Macroeconomics, International Finance, Trade and Growth in journals such as the Journal of International Economics and the Journal of Applied Econometrics.