Alejandro Neut is currently an economist at the Development Centre’s Latin America and Caribbean Desk. His research interests include International Finance and Macroeconomic Policy, especially with regard to Latin America’s development agenda.
Before joining the Development Centre in September 2008, Alejandro worked at the Economic Research Department of BBVA. He was Principal Economist for the United States in New York, leading the bank’s effort in modeling the US economy for the medium and long runs. The years in New York came after an equally fruitful period in the department’s headquarters in Madrid, where he carried out macroeconomic and financial analysis for various emerging markets, focusing in markets within the Latin American region but also including other important economies such as India and China.
Alejandro holds a PhD in economics from MIT, together with a public policy master and engineer degree from Universidad de Chile.
Articles by Alejandro Neut:
Fiscal policy in Latin America: Better after all?
8 October 2010, 13445 reads
Giavazzi, Portes, Weder di Mauro, Wyplosz
- The case for 4% inflationBall
- Helicopter money as a policy optionReichlin, Turner, Woodford
- The banking crisis as a giant carry trade gone wrongAcharya, Steffen
- Everything the IMF wanted to know about financial regulation and wasn’t afraid to askBair
- Rethinking macroeconomic policy: Getting granularBlanchard, Dell'Ariccia, Mauro
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke