Institute for studies on the Mediterranean (ISMed)



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Paola Avallone, Phd in Economic History, is Director of Research of CNR of Institute of Studies on Mediterranean Societies (ISSM) - - Italian National Council of Research (CNR). She was also Manager Director of the same Institute from 2013 to 2015.

She is Scientific Chief of many section in national and international, President or member of many selection commissions for the CNR.

She was temporary professor at University of Molise and Parthenope of Naples and local schools for Economi History, Enterprise History and Banking History.

She is in the scientific board of the Annual Seminar of Doctoral Studies in History and Economy in the Mediterranean Countries and of the annual publication Rapporto sulle Economie del Mediterraneo.
She is Editor in chief of ISSM E-book series Culture and Society of the Mediterranean.

Research Fields: Economic History of Southern Itay, Credit and Banking History, Insurance History, School History, Tourism History