Eduardo Levy Yeyati
Elypsis Partners, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT) and Universidad de Buenos Aires
Eduardo Levy Yeyati is Visiting Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and Professor of Economics and Finance (on leave) at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT) and Universidad de Buenos Aires. He is also Managing Partner at Elypsis, Faculty Associate at the Harvard’s Center for International Development and Research Associate at the UTDT Center for Financial Research (which he directed from 1999 to 2007) and President of Argentina´s Production Council.
Previously, he was President of CIPPEC (the top Argentinean think tank), Head of Latin American Research and Emerging Markets Strategy at Barclays Capital, Senior Financial Adviser for Latin American and the Caribbean at the World Bank, Chief Economist at the Central Bank of Argentina, and Senior Research Associate at the Inter-American Development Bank. He consults regularly for public, private and multilateral organizations (including the World Bank, the IDB, the IMF, the OECD, CAF) as well as governments and central banks in many emerging economies. His research on banking, monetary and exchange rate policy, and emerging markets finance has been published extensively in top international academic journals. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.