Ugo Mattei, Italian law educator. Decorated Order of the Coif; recipient Lulgi Tartufarl Award, Academy National dei Lincei, Rome, 2003; "L.Elnaudi" fellowship, Rome, 1985, Fullbright fellowship, 1987, 1993, Conslgllo National Research felloship, 1988-1989.
Mattei, Ugo was born on April 22, 1961 in Turin, Italy. Son of Cahillo Mattei and Carolina Cranois.
Degree in Modern English Law wiht distinction, London School Economics, 1980. Diplome deuxier, International Drolt Compare, 1982. Degree, University Torino, 1983.
Degree, U California, Berkeley, 1989.
Lecturer, civil law University Trento, Italy, 1985—1986, assistant professor, comparative law, 1987—1990, professor, comparative law, since 1990, European University Institute, Florence, 2001—2005. Alfred, Hanna Fromm professor International and Compared University California, Hasting College Law, since 1994. Visiting fellow Norwegian Academy Sclence, Oslo, 1995.
Visiting professor University Montpeller, France, 1995—1996, University Siena, School Economics, 1998. Member science board Mercato, Concorreenza Regole, since 1999. Editor in chief Global Juris, since 2000.
Member advisory board Comparative Law Abstracts, Plonsky, Gllson, and Parisi Editors, 2001. Visiting professor University Bologna, School Economics, 2003.
The comparative study of law and the institutions of law have enriched our understanding of the role law plays in our society by comparing law and legal institutions in different countries, but we have lacked a strong theoretical structure.