Juan Contreras

Senior Economist
Representative Office for the Americas, Monetary and Economic Department

Juan Contreras joined the BIS in August 2016. He was previously Head of the Real Sector Research unit at the Bank of Mexico, where he also worked as a research economist. Previously, he was a principal economist in the Fiscal Studies Unit of the US Congressional Budget Office. His research interests include fiscal policy, productivity, and labour and health economics. Juan holds a PhD in economics from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Fields of interest

  • Fiscal policy