Arturo C. Porzecanski is a professor of international economics with the academic title of Distinguished Economist in Residence at American University in Washington, D.C. He is an expert in international finance, emerging markets and Latin American economics and politics. Previously, he taught at Columbia University, New York University, and Williams College. Prior to becoming an academic, he served as chief economist for emerging markets at ABN AMRO, chief economist for the Americas at ING Barings, chief emerging-markets economist at Kidder, Peabody & Co., and senior economist at J.P. Morgan.
Dr. Porzecanski carries out published research in international finance, while providing consulting services to private firms, U.S. government agencies, and multilateral institutions. Additionally, he is a Senior Associate (Non-Resident) of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and serves as a Dispute Resolution Arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).