Eduardo Levy Yeyati
Elypsis Partners, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT) and Universidad de Buenos Aires
Eduardo Levy Yeyati is Director of Elypsis Partners, and Professor of Economics and Finance at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT) and Universidad de Buenos Aires. He is also President of CIPPEC (the top Argentinean think tank) and Research Associate at the UTDT Center for Financial Research (which he directed from 1999 to 2007). Previously, he was 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 has worked as a consultant for public and private organizations, including the World Bank, the IDB, the IMF, the OECD, CAF and several Latin American governments and central banks. 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.