Daniele Archibugi is a Research Director at the Italian National Research Council (CNR-IRPPS) in Rome, and Professor of Innovation, Governance and Public Policy at the University of London, Birkbeck College. His research focuses on the economics and policy of science, technology, and innovation, and the political theory of international relations. Previously, he taught at the University of Sussex, Cambridge University, London School of Economics, Harvard University, and LUISS University. He is a noted advocate of cosmopolitan democracy and a greater involvement of transnational citizens to counterbalance the power of governments in world politics, and the author of The Global Commonwealth of Citizens (2008). His next books will provide a critical assessment of international criminal justice (with Alice Pease, Crime and Global Justice: The Dynamics of International Punishment, 2017) and European citizenship strategy (with Ali Emre Benli, Claiming Citizenship Rights in Europe: Emerging Challenges and Political Agents, 2018).
Democracy has spread far and wide, but has not yet reached the global level, a dangerous failure in an interdependent world. How do we achieve just and democratic global governance? Political theorist Daniele Archibugi points the way.