Andrea Pescatori

Economist at International Monetary Fund

Andrea Pescatori is Chief of the Commodities Unit in the Research Department of the IMF and associate editor of the Journal of Money Credit and Banking. His major fields of expertise are energy economics and commodity markets, international finance, and asset prices, with emphasis on housing and commodity prices. He has also written extensively on monetary and fiscal policy issues. He has publications in the Journal of Money Credit and Banking, European Economic Review, the Canadian Journal of Economics, the IMF Economic Review, the Economic Journal, and the Journal of European Economic Association. Previously to joining the IMF he was an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Andrea Pescatori received his Ph.D. in economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Spain).