Camelia Minoiu is an Economist in the Research Department.
Personal WebPage: www.camelia-minoiu.com
2007 - PhD in Economics, Columbia University
2001 - MSc in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, London School of Economics (With distinction)
2000 - BA in Business Administration, Budapest University of Economic Sciences (Valedictorian)
Fall 2005 - United Nations Development Policy and Analysis Division (DESA) -- Consultant, 2006 World Economic and Social Survey
Summer 2005 - International Monetary Fund -- Intern, Independent Evaluation Office
Spring 2003 - United Nations Development Programme -- Consultant, 2003 Development Effectiveness Report
American Economic Review; Canadian Journal of Development Studies; Economica; Economic Development and Cultural Change; Economics Letters; Emerging Markets Finance and Trade; European Journal of Development Research; Journal of Development Economics; Journal of Development Studies; Journal of Economic Inequality; Journal of Economic Surveys; Journal of Income Distribution; Journal of Socio-Economics; Review of International Organizations; South African Journal of Economics; World Development; Journal of Economic Growth; European Journal of Comparative Economics; Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control; Canadian Journal of Economics; Journal of Financial Stability; INFINITI 2013.
American Economic Association; American Finance Association; Society for Computational Economics (SCE); Society for the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM); Association for Comparative Economic Studies (ACES); ECINEQ.
2012 - to date. Research Department, Development Macroeconomics Division.
2009-2012 -- IMF Institute. Courses taught: Financial Market Analysis (FMA); Economic Policies for Financial Stability (EFS); Macroeconomic Management and Financial Sector Issues (MMF); Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies (MERP); Macroeconomic Management and Debt Issues (MDI); Financial Programming and Policies (FPP); Macroeconomic and Fiscal Policies (MFP).
2007-2009 -- African Department, W2 division. Program experience: Cote d'Ivoire (EPCA, PRGF, HIPC Decision Point). Surveillance experience: Mauritius.
IMF Books and Working Papers:
A network analysis of global banking:1978-2009, Working Paper No. 11/74, April 01, 2011
Business Cycle Fluctuations, Large Shocks, and Development Aid: New Evidence, Working Paper No. 10/240, October 01, 2010
Global Poverty Estimates: A Sensitivity Analysis, Working Paper No. 11/234, October 01, 2011
Development Aid and Economic Growth: A Positive Long-Run Relation, Working Paper No. 09/118, May 01, 2009
Kernel Density Estimation Based on Grouped Data: The Case of Poverty Assessment, Working Paper No. 08/183, July 01, 2008
Mauritius: A Competitiveness Assessment, Working Paper No. 08/212, September 01, 2008
Liquidity Shocks and the Supply of Credit After the 2007-08 Crisis (with Tumer Kapan), International Journal of Finance and Economics, forthcoming.
A Network Analysis of Global Banking: 1978–2010 (with Javier Reyes), Journal of Financial Stability, forthcoming.
Business Cycle Fluctuations, Large Macroeconomic Shocks, and Development Aid (with Era Dabla-Norris and Felipe Zanna), World Development, accepted subject to minor revisions.
Child health and conflict in Cote d'Ivoire (with Olga Shemyakina), American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2012.
Global poverty estimates: A sensitivity analysis (with Shatakshee Dhongde), World Development, April 2013.
Kernel density estimation on grouped data: The case of poverty assessment (with Sanjay Reddy), Journal of Economic Inequality, forthcoming.
The equilibrium exchange rate of Mauritius: Evidence from two structural models (with Patrick Imam), Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, November 2011.
Development aid and economic growth: A positive long-run relation (with Sanjay Reddy), Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, February 2010.
Real income stagnation of countries: 1960-2001 (with Sanjay Reddy), Journal of Development Studies, January 2009.
Chinese poverty: assessing the impact of alternative assumptions (with Sanjay Reddy), Review of Income and Wealth, December 2008.
Has world poverty really fallen? (with Sanjay Reddy), Review of Income and Wealth, September 2007.
Risk insurance in a transition economy: Evidence from Romania (with Delphine Irac), Economics of Transition, 2007.
IMF Occasional Papers, Pamphlets, and Special Issues Papers
"Inflation and the Role of Administered Prices in Mauritius," IMF Country Report No. 08/237, July 2008.
"Assessing the External Competitiveness of Mauritius," IMF Country Report No. 08/237, July 2008.
Caught in the web: A look at financial connections in a globalized world and the risks they pose, Finance & Development, September 2012.
Aid does matter after all: Revisiting the relationship between aid and growth (with Sanjay Reddy), Challenge: The Magazine of Economic Affairs, March-April 2007.
Book review of "Worlds apart: measuring international and global inequality" by Branko Milanovic, Ethics & International Affairs, 2006.