I'm a Research Economist at the Central Bank of Paraguay (currently on leave from july 2019 until august 2020). In that role, I conduct economic research, identifying challenges and issues relevant for the Central Bank and applying theoretical and/or empirical economic analysis. My research interests cover the macroeconomic impact of commodity price fluctuations and credit market frictions in emerging countries.

Research Fields:

Open Economy Macroeconomics, Applied Macroeconomics.

Contact Information

Central Bank of Paraguay

Federación Rusa y Augusto Roa Bastos

Asuncion, Paraguay

phone: +595 216192719

email: zbarrail17 [at] gmail [dot] com