In a wider world Italy got totally lost

Journalist and businessman Francesco Grillo explains how Italy wasn’t economically and socially prepared for the globalized world, that emerged in the 1990s, and that it missed a key opportunity to reform it’s political class.

Storyteller: Francesco Grillo

Date of Story: 1990s
Location of Story: Rome, Italy
Location: Rome, Italy
Date: 15 April, 2016

This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel,  il fischio finale (The Final Blow).