Personal WebPage: http://johnbluedorn.squarespace.com/
Fluent In: French.
University of California at Berkeley, Ph.D. in Economics (December 2003)
University of Missouri-Columbia, A.B. in Economics and French, minor in East Asian Studies), summa cum laude with honors (May 1995)
Lecturer (tenured assistant professor equivalent), Economics Division, School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton, UK, (September 2006 to August 2011)
British Academy Research Fellow, Department of Economics, University of Oxford and Non-stipendiary Research Fellow, Nuffield College (September 2003 to August 2006)
Economist, World Economic Studies Division, Research Department, International Monetary Fund (July 2010 to present)
IMF Books and Working Papers:
Do Asset Price Drops Foreshadow Recessions?, Working Paper No. 13/203, October 02, 2013
Toward A Fiscal Union for Euro Area, Staff Discussion Notes No. 13/9, September 25, 2013
Capital Flows are Fickle: Anytime, Anywhere, Working Paper No. 13/183, August 22, 2013
The Growth Comeback in Developing Economies: A New Hope or Back to the Future?, Working Paper No. 13/132, May 30, 2013
Heterogeneous Bank Lending Responses to Monetary Policy: New Evidence from a Real-time Identification, Working Paper No. 13/118, May 22, 2013
The Rising Resilience of Emerging Market and Developing Economies, Working Paper No. 12/300, December 20, 2012
Other Published Materials
"Breaking through the Frontier: Can Today's Dynamic Low-Income Countries Make It?," with Rupa Duttagupta, Jaime Guajardo, Nkunde Mwase, Shan Chen, and Angela Espiritu. 2013. World Economic Outlook. April, chapter 4: 97-131.
"Resilience in Emerging Market and Developing Economies: Will It Last?" with Abdul Abiad, Jaime Guajardo, and Petia Topalova. 2012. World Economic Outlook. October, chapter 4: 129-171.
"Commodity Price Swings and Commodity Exporters," with Rupa Duttagupta, Andrea Pescatori, and Stephen Snudden. 2012. World Economic Outlook. April, chapter 4: 125-169.
"International Capital Flows: Reliable or Fickle?," with Rupa Duttagupta, Jaime Guajardo, and Petia Topalova. 2011. World Economic Outlook. April, chapter 4: 125-163.
Publications in Journals (Refereed)
"Revisiting the Twin Deficits Hypothesis: The Effect of Fiscal Consolidation on the Current Account," with Daniel Leigh. IMF Economic Review. November 2011, vol. 59, no. 4: 582--602.
"The Open Economy Consequences of U.S. Monetary Policy," with Christopher Bowdler, University of Oxford. Journal of International Money and Finance. March 2011, vol. 30, no. 2: 309--336.
"The Empirics of International Monetary Transmission: Identification and the Impossible Trinity," with Christopher Bowdler, University of Oxford. Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking. June 2010, vol. 42, no. 4: 679--713.
"Can Democracy Help? Growth and Ethnic Divisions." Economics Letters. January 2001, vol. 70, no. 1: 121--126.