Alexander Pivovarsky is a Lead Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development where he leads economic analysis of Eastern Europe and the Caucasus. From 2001 to 2008, he worked at the International Monetary Fund as macroeconomist for various countries in Eastern Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Central Asia. He was previously Development Associate at the Harvard Institute for International Development. He has published in the areas of development economics, privatisation and corporate governance, banking, and fiscal policy.
Alexander holds a PhD in public policy from Harvard University (2001).
Articles by Alexander Pivovarsky:
Financial stability in emerging Europe: The Vienna Initiative
4 April 2012, 6633 reads
- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Public debt and economic growth, one more timePanizza, Presbitero
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji