Tommaso Sonno is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Bologna. His research focuses on international economics, political economy, and development economics. He has studied the relationship between trade and conflicts, and global value networks. He is currently analysing the impact of multinational enterprises on violence, the environment, and labour force participation in developing countries. His research focuses also on the organizational dynamics of business groups. He received his PhD in Economics from the Université Catholique de Louvain in 2018.