Garavini, Giuliano

Visiting Scholar Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: gg82@nyu.edu
Education: PhD, University of Florence

Research Areas: European integration, decolonization, and the Global South, the history of energy and petroleum


Giuliano Garavini teaches International History at Roma Tre University in Rome.

He has mainly written about European integration, decolonization and the Global South, the history of energy and natural resources. He has taught and received fellowships in various institutions including the European University Institute (EUI), the Graduate Institute in Geneva, the University of Bologna and the University of Padua, and has been a Senior Research Fellow in the Humanities at NYUAD where he left his collection of OPEC archives.

He is the author among others of After Empires. European Integration, Decolonization and the Challenge from the Global South, 1957-1986 (OUP, 2012) and has co-edited Oil Shock. The 1973 Crisis and its Economic Legacy (IB Tauris, 2017), and Counter-Shock. The Oil Counter-Revolution of the 1980s (IB Tauris, 2019).

His latest book is The Rise and Fall of OPEC in the 20th Century (OUP, 2019).