Emanuel Kohlscheen

Senior Economist
Monetary and Economic Department, Macroeconomic Analysis

Emanuel Kohlscheen joined the BIS in the summer of 2014. Previously, he was a Senior Adviser in the Research Department of the Brazilian central bank and a faculty member of the economics department at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom. His research has focused on issues that are relevant for policymakers in emerging market economies, such as the variations in sovereign risk and the determinants of exchange rates. He earned his PhD in 2004 from the Institute for International Economic Studies in Stockholm.

Fields of interest

  • Exchange rates
  • Commodities
  • Sovereign debt
  • Monetary policy