Edoardo Amato holds a BA in political science and a MA in political science and decision making from the "Cesare Alfieri" faculty, University of Florence (Italy). His main research interests are lobbies, European politics, collective actions and political parties. He is a local elected representative in Florence and he plays soccer on weekends.
Project title: National Coordination Systems : models of national coalition building in EU decision-making. The case of Italy, France, Germany and the Netherlands.
Thesis supervisor: Prof. A. Lippi (University of Florence)