Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

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George Tavlas

Monetary Policy Council Member
Bank of Greece
Visiting Scholar
4/27/15 5/1/15
10/30/17 11/3/17

George Tavlas’ research has focused on international monetary policy, monetary union, and exchange rates.

He currently serves as a member of the Monetary Policy Council at the Bank of Greece. In the past he has worked as a director there, as well as for the International Monetary Fund and the US State Department. He has also consulted for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and served as a guest scholar at the Brookings Institution, where he published Greece’s Economic Performance and Prospects in 2002.

Tavlas was awarded a PhD and MS in economics from New York University. He earned his BA in economics from Babson College.

Previous visits:

  • November 11-13, 2013