Inter-American Development Bank
Juan S. Blyde is currently a Senior Economist at the Trade and Integration Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank. Juan's areas of research have been on trade and firm productivity, trade and transport costs, and international value chains. Juan received his PhD in economics from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1998 and a BS in economics from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (Venezuela) in 1992. He joined the IDB in 2000. Prior to the IDB he worked at the Congressional Economic and Financial Advisory Office of Venezuela.