Carlo Russo is Associate Professor in Agricultural Economics at the Department of Economics and Law of the University of Cassino and Southern Lazio. He is affiliated to the Chair of Governance of International Agribusiness of the Technical University of Munich. He received his Master Degree at Michigan State University and his PhD at the University of California, Davis. His research focus is industrial organization and governance of agrifood value chains and he authored several publications in this field. He is the principal investigator of the project ‘Pass-through of Unfair Trading Practices in the EU food supply chain’ funded by JRC.