Elisa Gamberoni is a Policy Officer at the World Bank. Her field of research includes: special and differential treatment, regionalism and trade and employment. Prior to joining the World Bank she worked as research assistant for the Swiss National Center of Competence and Research. She obtained her PhD in International Relations (with the specialization in International Economics) from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEID) in 2009 and she holds a Master degree in International Relations from HEID. From 2001 to 2004, Elisa completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Bocconi, Milan.