Ricardo Haussman speaker thinking heads economy

Ricardo Hausmann

Director of Harvard’s Center for International Development at the Kennedy School of Government

Language:

English, Spanish

Topics

Specific topics

Latin American Economyeconomic situationglobal economy

Ricardo Hausmann is a Venezuelan economist and the Director of Harvard’s Center for International Development at the Kennedy School of Government. He studied Engineering and Physics and holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Cornell University. Before he started working at Harvard, he was the Chair of the IMF-World Bank Development Committee and the first Chief Economist of the Inter-American Development Bank.

He is also an experienced professor due to the time he spent as an Economics Professor at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración IESA in Caracas, where he founded the Center for Public Policy. Before starting his academic career, professor Hausmann was Minister of Planning of Venezuela and member of the board of the Central Bank of Venezuela.

He is an expert on topics such as economic growth, emerging markets and international finance and his articles have been published in economic journals like the Journal of International Money and Finance or the Journal of Economic Growth. These publications have been cited more than 34.000 times. On the other hand, he is frequently featured in the New York Times, Financial Times, The Economist, Wall Street Journal and Forbes Magazine, among others. He is also an author of two books: “Venezuela before Chavez” and “The Atlas of Economic Complexity”. Lastly, he has been an economic advisor for more than 80 developing countries for the creation of strategies and policies to work towards economic growth.

Related speakers

Miguel Sebastián Gascón

Miguel Sebastián Gascón

Minister of Industry, Tourism & Commerce of Spain (2008-2011). Economy expert.

Joaquín Almunia

Joaquín Almunia

European Commission Vice President and Commissioner for Competition (2010-2014). Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs (2004-2010).

Kjell A. Nordström

Kjell A. Nordström

Swedish economist, writer and public speaker

Luis Alberto Lacalle

Luis Alberto Lacalle

President of Uruguay 1990-1995. Founder of Mercosur.

Felipe González

Felipe González

President of Spain (1982-1996)

Mohan Munasinghe

Mohan Munasinghe

Deputy Chairman of the International Panel on Climate Change and Nobel Peace Prize 2007. Chairman of the Munasinghe Institute for Development (MIND)

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi

Member of the Executive Committee of the European Bank. Chairman at Societè Générale

Javier Díaz-Giménez

Javier Díaz-Giménez

Macroeconomics Expert and Economy Professor at IESE.

CONTRATAR CONFERENCIANTE








    Your data will be processed by THINKING HEADS GROUP, S.L. to manage your contact with us. Our registered office is located in Madrid, C/ Velázquez, 24 - 7th floor, C.P.:28001 and our is NIF B-83220475

    Adding your email address, means you have read and accepted the policy of How THINKING HEADS GROUP, S.L. treads your data and you consent the processing of your data.