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Powell, Andrew - Economist


Professional profile:

Andrew Powell is the Principal Advisor in the Research Department (RES). He holds a Ba, MPhil. and DPhil. (PhD) from the University of Oxford. Through 1994 he dedicated himself to academia in the United Kingdom as Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford and Associate Professor (Lecturer) at London University and the University of Warwick. In 1995, he joined the Central Bank of Argentina and was named Chief Economist in 1996. He represented Argentina as a G20/G22 deputy and as member of three G22 working groups (on crisis resolution, financial system strengthening and transparency) in the late 1990’s. In 2001, he returned to academia, joining the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella in Buenos Aires as Professor and Director of Graduate Programs in Finance. He has been a Visiting Scholar at the World Bank, IMF and Harvard University. He joined the IDB’s Research Department in 2005 as Lead Research Economist in 2008 and served as Regional Economic Advisor for the Caribbean Region until returning to the Research Department as the Principal Advisor. He has published numerous academic papers in leading economic journals in areas including commodity markets, risk management, the role of multilaterals, regulation, banking and international finance. He also edited a book recently on the Quality of Life in Latin American Cities: Markets and Perceptions. Current projects include papers on the recent global financial crisis, capital flows and macro-prudential and banking regulations for emerging economies.

Publications:

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IDB-NW-182 Newsletter / Journal Revelation of Expectations in Latin America(REVELA) - Issue 68 Powell, Andrew
Sosa, Mariano
Dec, 2016
IDB-NW-181 Newsletter / Journal Revelation of Expectations in Latin America(REVELA) - Issue 67 Powell, Andrew
Sosa, Mariano
Dec, 2016
IDB-NW- Newsletter / Journal Revelation of Expectations in Latin America(REVELA) - Issue 67 Powell, Andrew
Sosa, Mariano
Dec, 2016
IDB-NW-179 Newsletter / Journal Revelation of Expectations in Latin America(REVELA) - Issue 65 Powell, Andrew
Sosa, Mariano
Oct, 2016
IDB-NW-176 Newsletter / Journal Revelation of Expectations in Latin America(REVELA) - Issue 63 Powell, Andrew
Sosa, Mariano
Aug, 2016
IDB-WP-697 Working Papers Multilateral Development Bank Ratings and Preferred Creditor Status Powell, Andrew
Perraudin, William
Yang, Peng
Jun, 2016
IDB-WP-641 Working Papers The Second Wave of Global Liquidity: Why Are Firms Acting Like Financial Intermediaries? Powell, Andrew
Panizza, Ugo
Caballero, Julian
May, 2016
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Research Projects:

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Structure and Composition of Firms' Balance Sheets Macroeconomics Powell, Andrew
Panizza, Ugo
Mancilla, Elton
Tamayo, Cesar
Caballero, Julian
Nov, 2014 The Latin American and Caribbean Research Network
Macroeconomic and Financial Challenges Facing Latin America and the Caribbean after the Crisis Macroeconomics Powell, Andrew
Izquierdo, Alejandro
Mancilla, Elton
Caballero, Julian
Jul, 2013 The Latin American and Caribbean Research Network
Towards a “New” Inflation Targeting Framework in Latin America and the Caribbean Macroeconomics Powell, Andrew
Chang, Roberto
Mancilla, Elton
Fernandez, Andres
Rebucci, Alessandro
Aug, 2012 The Latin American and Caribbean Research Network
The Future of Taxation in Latin America and the Caribbean Government and Democracy Powell, Andrew
de la Cruz, Rafael
Marcel, Mario
Mancilla, Elton
Manzano, Osmel E.
May, 2011 The Latin American and Caribbean Research Network
Industrial Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean Microeconomics Stein, Ernesto H.
Powell, Andrew
Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Daude, Christian
Rodríguez-Clare, A.
Aug, 2008 Country Studies Committee
Quality of Life in Urban Neighborhoods in Latin America and the Caribbean Poverty Reduction and Labor Powell, Andrew
Sanguinetti, Pablo
Lora, Eduardo
Jun, 2007 The Latin American and Caribbean Research Network
Competitiveness and Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean Microeconomics Stein, Ernesto H.
Hausmann, Ricardo
Powell, Andrew
Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Montiel, Peter
Oct, 2006 Country Studies Committee
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