Alessio Terzi is a Doctoral Student at the Hertie School and Affiliate Fellow at Bruegel, a Brussels-based economics think-tank. Alessio has been a Research Analyst in the EMU governance division of the European Central Bank. He has also worked for the macroeconomic forecasting unit of DG ECFIN (European Commission), the Scottish Parliament’s Financial Scrutiny Unit, and Business Monitor International, a country risk and forecasting firm in the City of London, where he was Europe Analyst. He holds a bachelor's degree in International Economics from Bocconi University and an MPA in European Public and Economic Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science, where he specialised in public economics. During his studies, he spent a semester at Dartmouth College (USA).