CERES; Inter-American Development Bank and The Brookings Institution
Ernesto Talvi is the Academic Director of CERES (Center for the Study of Economic and Social Affairs). CERES is a non-for-profit independent public policy research institution, in Montevideo, Uruguay; specialized in the economic analysis of Latin America. He is also a special advisor to the Research Department of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) on global and regional macroeconomic and financial affairs, and a non-resident Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution.
Ernesto teaches International Economics at the Universidad ORT in Montevideo, Uruguay and is a visiting professor at the School of Government of the Universidad Torcuatto di Tella in Buenos Aires.
Previously, he was Senior Research Economist at the Research Department of the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C., between 1995 and 1997; visiting scholar at the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund in 1994; and the Chief Economist and Head of Research of the Central Bank of Uruguay between 1990 and 1995.
He is a founding member of the Latin-American Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee (CLAAF) and was a member of the Executive Committee of LACEA (Latin American and the Caribbean Economic Association).
His areas of expertise include Emerging Markets Macroeconomics with special emphasis in Latin America; business cycles, stabilization programs, fiscal policy, capital flows and financial crises.
He obtained his Ph.D. in Economics in 1995 and an MBA in 1989, both at The University of Chicago.
Articles by Ernesto Talvi:
The new, post-crisis global economic geography
27 October 2011, 11279 reads
The future of international lender of last resort facilities
12 December 2009, 10399 reads
Giavazzi, Portes, Weder di Mauro, Wyplosz
- The case for 4% inflationBall
- Helicopter money as a policy optionReichlin, Turner, Woodford
- The banking crisis as a giant carry trade gone wrongAcharya, Steffen
- Everything the IMF wanted to know about financial regulation and wasn’t afraid to askBair