Fernando Avalos

Fernando Avalos

Senior Economist
Monetary and Economic Department, Financial Markets

Fernando Avalos joined the BIS in the spring of 2011. He previously served as economist for Banco Ita├║, in charge of covering the four Southern Cone countries: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. Prior to that he was at the Central Bank of Argentina, where he launched and directed a department concerned with monetary and financial modelling. He also worked as economic and financial consultant in NERA Economic Consulting (New York), and performed consulting duties for the Inter-American Development Bank and the Securities Commission of Peru, among others. Fernando holds a PhD and MA in economics from the University of Chicago.

Fields of interest

  • Financial markets
  • International finance
  • Monetary policy

Nov 2018

Other authors: Emmanuel C Mamatzakis

BIS Working Papers   | No 754
Mar 2016

Other authors: Emanuel Kohlscheen and Andreas Schrimpf

BIS Working Papers   | No 551
Oct 2015

Other authors: Ramon Moreno and Tania Romero

BIS Working Papers   | No 517
Feb 2015

Other authors: Marco Jacopo Lombardi

BIS Working Papers   | No 487
Mar 2013

Other authors: Ramon Moreno

BIS Quarterly Review   | March 2013