Stefan Collignon is research professor at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, (competitive track) and visiting professor at the European Institute, London School of Economics, where he taught from 2001 to 2005.
During 2005-2007 he was Visiting Professor at Harvard University. From 2007 to 2022 he taught as Professore ordinario at Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa. His research has focussed on European monetary economics, and the political economy of regional integration. Having contributed to the creation of the euro, he worked 1999-2000 as deputy director general at the German Treasury.
He has recently published several books on the transforming economy of Myanmar and presently works on a new book with the title The Political Economy of Liberty and Money.