Nicolò Fraccaroli is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the W.R. Rhodes Center for International Economics and Finance at Brown University. His research interests include political economy, central banking and text analysis. He worked at the European Central Bank and at the Bank of England. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Rome Tor Vergata, an MSc in Political Economy of Europe from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and a Bachelor in Political Science from LUISS. Further details are available on