Andrew Filardo

Head of Monetary Policy
Monetary and Economic Department, Monetary Policy

Mr Filardo joined the BIS in 2002 and in July 2007 transferred to the Asian Office to focus on issues in the Asia-Pacific region. There he took up the role of Head of Economics for Asia and the Pacific in 2008. After five years in the region, he returned to the headquarters in Basel. Prior to joining the BIS, Mr Filardo served on the staff of the US President's Council of Economic Advisers, and was an Assistant Vice President and Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, where he worked for nine years. He also taught as an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Mr Filardo received his PhD in economics from the University of Chicago.

Fields of interest

  • Monetary policy
  • International macroeconomics