Master of Arts, University Tucuman, Argentina, 1976. Master of Arts, Center Macroeconomic Studies Argentina, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University Chicago, 1988.
Adjunct professor The American University, Washington, 1989-1990. Economist International Monetary Fund, 1992-1993, senior economist, 1994-1997, deputy division chief, since 1998. Consultant The World Bank, Washington, 1989-1990, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, 1991-1992.