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, 13228 reads
Reichlin, Turner, Woodford
- 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