Giacinto Della Cananea

Bocconi University
Della Cananea

Giacinto della Cananea (Rome, 1965) is a public lawyer, with research interests spanning both administrative law and European Union law, with specific focus on three areas: the comparative law of administrative procedures, comparative law methodology, as well as budgetary law and audit of public administrations. He was educated at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and the European University Institute (Florence).
In 2016 he has been awarded an advanced grant by the European Research Council for the research project on “The Common Core of European Administrative Laws”, for a period of five years.
He has published many books and articles in leading journals worldwide, in both English and French, including six monographs, the last of which is Due Process of Law Beyond the State. Requirements of Administrative Procedure, just published by OUP. He also edited fifteen books, the last of which is the Research Handbook of European Administrative Law (co-authored with Carol Harlow and Paivi Leino), which is to be published by Hart in 2017.
He is full professor of law in Italy since 2001 and an attorney at law; he has also been selected by the Italian Government and Parliament for several offices, including the governing board of the Court of Auditors (2013-2017).