President Franco Pavoncello Interviewed by International Press

During the past week, John Cabot University President Franco Pavoncello was interviewed by the international press on the current political situation in Italy and the future of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

A leading analyst of Italian politics, Dr. Pavoncello’s work has appeared in, among others, the American Political Science Review, the British Journal of Political Science, Asian Studies, and World Affairs. He is also a well-known media commentator on Italian affairs, a contributor to major international newspapers such as the New York Times and the International Herald Tribune, and he appears regularly on radio and television networks including CNN, BBC, Reuters Press and TV, and many other media organizations.

Watch the Al Jazeera video (October 4, 2013) “Berlusconi step closer to political exile

Read the Time World article (October 2, 2013) “Berlusconi Is Forced to Back Down in Parliament—Will He Now Bow Out?”

Read the World Politics Review article (October 2, 2013) “Despite Reversals, Italy’s Berlusconi Retains Many Sources of Support

Read the New York Times article (October 1, 2013) “Internal Dissent Imperils Berlusconi’s Long Reign Atop His Party

Watch the Bloomberg video (September 30, 2013) “Berlusconi’s Push Has Reached Its Limit: Pavoncello