Michele Polo is full Professor at the Bocconi University of Milan, Department of Economics, where he teaches Competition Policy, Regulation and Liberalization, Industrial Organization and Industrial Economics. His main research interests focus on industrial economics, antitrust and political economics. He is also Editor of the il Giornale degli Economisti and Annali di Economia. He was Professor of Economics at the University of Sassari. He publishes extensively on competition issues. He obtained a degree in Economics and Commerce from the Bocconi University, a Master of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics and a Ph.D. in Economics from the Bocconi University.