Global Imbalances and Settlement Currency: Trade, Finance, and Macroeconomy


Speaker / Author

Apostolos Apostolou

Economist, International Monetary Fund

Apostolos Apostolou is an economist at the International Monetary Fund. At the IMF, he is conducting macrofinancial and external sector surveillance, and is involved in financial sector assessments of advanced economies. He has worked on financial sector issues, financial system interconnectedness, debt finance, and on an IMF-supported exceptional access financial assistance program. Before joining the IMF, he worked at the European Central Bank in the areas of international finance and monetary policy. Previously, he was at the World Bank working on economic policy issues in emerging and developing countries. He started his career in the private financial sector in London. ... Read More