Join the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs for a discussion about economic challenges and solutions to some of the most pressing macroeconomic concerns for Latin America and the Caribbean. Carlos Végh, the World Bank Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean, oversees a team of economists charged with providing intellectual leadership, economic analysis and advice on the development issues facing that region. Prior to starting his new role at the Bank, Végh was the Fred H. Sanderson Professor of International Economics at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is currently editor in chief of Economía, a publication of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association.
This event is co-sponsored by FIU's Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, Department of Economics and the College of Business.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 305-348-7266.