Director, Center for International Development
Harvard Kennedy School of Government
PhD in Economics, Cornell University, US. 1985-91, Professor of Economics, Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administracion; 1988-91, Visiting Fellow, University of Oxford; 1992-93, Minister of Planning of Venezuela; 1994-2000, Chief Economist, Inter-American Development Bank. Currently: Professor of Economic Development Practice, Kennedy School of Government; Director, Center for International Development, Harvard University. External Professor, Santa Fe Institute. Non-Resident Fellow: Center for Global Development; MASTERCARD Center for Inclusive Growth. Member of the Board, ABENGOA. Former Member of the Board, Central Bank of Venezuela. Member of the Board, Accion International. President, Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association.