Federica gained her Ph.D. in Economics from LUISS Guido Carli in 2014. Subsequently, she was a Max Weber/Jean Monnet fellow at the European University Institute. In September 2015 she joined the Department of Economics of the Stockholm School of Economics as Assistant Professor. In 2016, she became Research Affiliate at the Center for Economic Policy Research. Between 2017 and 2018 she was a Visiting Scholar at the Banco de Espana. In September 2020 she joined Hertford College as Tutorial Fellow and the Department of Economics of the University of Oxford as Associate Professor of Economics. Federica's primary fields of research are in monetary economics and international economics.