Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Buenos Aires and the University Torcuato Di Tella (where he directed its Center for Financial Research 1999-2007). He is also visiting professor at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and member of the Management Committee of the Centre for the Implementation of Public Policies for Growth (CIPPEC). Previously he was Director of Studies for Latin America and head of emerging markets strategy at Barclays Capital, Senior Advisor for financial matters in Latin America and the Caribbean at the World Bank, Central Bank chief economist of Argentina and Senior Researcher at the IDB Development. His work on exchange rates, banking and finance, and emerging markets have been published in the American Economic Review, the Journal of the European Economic Association, the Journal of International Economics and Journal of Development Economics, among other international academic journals. Eduardo is a regular columnist on international and national media, and maintains a personal blog. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.