Monica de Bolle

Brazil  |  Director , Latin American Studies Program, Johns Hopkins' School of Advanced International Studies

Monica de Bolle is the director of the Latin American Studies Program at Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Named as “Honored Economist” in 2014 by the Order of Brazilian Economists for her contributions to the Brazilian policy debate, de Bolle focuses on macroeconomics, foreign exchange policy, monetary and fiscal policy, trade and inequality, financial regulation, and capital markets. Prior to joining the Institute, De Bolle was professor of macroeconomics at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, as well as managing partner of Galanto MBB Consultants, a macroeconomics advisory firm. She was also a director at the Rio de Janeiro-based Institute for Economic Policy Research, and an economist at the International Monetary Fund.

De Bolle has authored and coauthored several books on the global economy and Brazil’s policy challenges. Her views on Brazil’s economy and economic policy have been widely published by international and Brazilian media. She contributes regularly to major Brazilian newspapers Exame, O Globo and O Estado de São Paulo.

De Bolle was an event speaker at the Dialogue.


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