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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-AR-111 Annual Report 2015 Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report: The Labyrinth: How Can Latin America and the Caribbean Navigate the Global Economy Powell, Andrew
Mar, 2015
IDB-AR-120 Annual Report 2016 Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report: Time to Act: Latin America and the Caribbean Facing Strong Challenges Powell, Andrew
Apr, 2016
IDB-AR-109 Annual Report Global Recovery and Monetary Normalization: Escaping a Chronicle Foretold? Powell, Andrew
Mar, 2014
IDB-AR-141 Annual Report Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report Routes to Growth in a New Trade World Powell, Andrew
Mar, 2017
B-2007 Books IPES 2007 - Living with Debt: How to Limit Risks of Sovereign Finance Eichengreen, Barry
Powell, Andrew
Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Panizza, Ugo
Izquierdo, Alejandro
Oct, 2006
B-646 Books The Quality of Life in Latin American Cities: Markets and Perception Powell, Andrew
Sanguinetti, Pablo
van Praag, Bernard
Lora, Eduardo
May, 2010
IDB-BR-122 Brochures Global Recovery and Monetary Normalization: Escaping a Chronicle Foretold? (Main Messages) Powell, Andrew
Mar, 2014
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Research Projects:

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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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