Sebastian Nieto-Parra

Economist at Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)

Sebastián Nieto-Parra is an Economist at the OECD Development Centre, where he works on the production of the annual report Latin American Economic Outlook. He also teaches economic policy of emerging markets at Sciences Po, Paris. His research interests include banking regulation, international finance and political economy in emerging countries. In particular, he has been researching the structure of the primary bond market. He has presented a number of his papers in various academia and policy-making oriented conferences. Before joining the OECD, Mr. Nieto-Parra was an Economist for Latin America at Santander Bank, Madrid. Prior to that, he worked on the regulation of the financial sector and the development of the mortgage market, both at the Central Bank of Colombia (Banco de la República) and the Colombian Ministry of Finance. He completed his graduate studies in Economics at Sciences Po, Paris and Toulouse School of Economics. He holds a PhD in Economics from Sciences Po, Paris.