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Fernando Leibovici

Senior Economist


Ph.D. Economics
New York University

M.A. Economics
University of Toronto

B.Sc. Economics and Philosophy
University of Toronto

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-7409
Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Fernando Leibovici

Senior Economist

Selected Publications

"Financial Development and International Trade"
Journal of Political Economy, December 2021, Vol. 129, No. 12, 716564, pp. 3405-3446
Working Paper

"International Trade Policy During a Pandemic"
with Ana Maria Santacreu
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2020-010E, August 2021

"Trade in Commodities and Business Cycle Volatility"
with  David Kohn and  Hakon Tretvoll
American Economic Journal-Macroeconomics, July 2021, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 173-208
Working Paper 10.1257/mac.20180131

"Financial Frictions and Export Dynamics in Large Devaluations"
with  David Kohn and  Michal Szkup
Journal of International Economics, January 2020, Vol. 122, 103257
Working Paper

"International Trade and Intertemporal Substitution"
with  Michael E. Waugh
Journal of International Economics, March 2019, Vol. 117, pp. 158-174
Working Paper