- Eduardo Borensztein, and Andrew Berg
- Published Date:
- December 2000
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Andrew Berg is Deputy Assistant Secretary for Latin America and East Asia at the U.S. Treasury. At the time of his research for this pamphlet, he worked in the IMF’s Research Department. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT, and was lead economist and head of the Mexico Task Force at the U.S. Treasury during the Mexican peso crisis.
Eduardo Borensztein is Chief of the Developing Country Studies Division, Research Department of the IMF, where he has led various studies on dollarization. A Ph.D. in Economics from MIT, he has been a staff member of the IMF since 1984 where, in addition to the Research Department, he has worked in the Asian and the African Departments. Previously, he worked for the Central Bank of Argentina, and was a senior economist at the Foundation for Economic Studies of Latin America, Buenos Aires.