Beatrice Weder di Mauro

Distinguished Fellow, Emerging Markets Institute, INSEAD Singapore and Economic Policy and International Macroeconomics Professor, Gutenberg University Mainz; CEPR Research Fellow

Beatrice Weder di Mauro is the Economic Policy and International Macroeconomics Professor at Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany and Distingished Fellow, Emerging Markets Institute, INSEAD Singapore. From 2004- to 2012 she was a member on the German Council of Economic Experts. Previously she had worked at the University of Basel and the International Monetary Fund. She has held visiting positions at Harvard University, the National Bureau of Economic Research and the United Nations University in Tokyo.

She received a PhD from the University of Basle and has served as consultant to governments, international organizations and central banks (European Commission, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, European Central Bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, OECD, among others). She has published widely in leading academic journals, including the American Economic Review, Journal of International Economics, Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Development Economics and Review of Finance. She is an independent director on the board of Bombardier, UBS and Bosch. She is a senior fellow of the Center for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economics Research (ABFER), a member of the ETH Foundation, the Scientific Council of the Fondation Banque de France and of the Bellagio Group on the international economy. She writes regular op-eds and contributions to the public policy debate.