Globalization & Monetary Policy Institute Staff
Director of the Institute
Mark A. Wynne joined the Dallas Fed in 1989 and most recently held the position of senior economist and vice president. He is widely published in many leading professional journals. During 1997–98, Wynne worked on issues related to monetary policy strategy under economic and monetary union for the European Monetary Institute and, later, the European Central Bank. He holds first-class honors B.A. and M.A. degrees from the National University of Ireland (University College, Dublin) and an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of Rochester.
Institute Staff Economists
Alexander Chudik joined the Dallas Fed in November 2011. His main research interests lie in the fields of open economy macroeconomics and econometrics. He has worked on a variety of topics, including macroeconomic modeling with a global perspective, transmission of shocks in high-dimensional systems, cross-section dependence, aggregation, global imbalances and exchange-rate determination. Chudik was previously employed at the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the ING Bank. He holds a PhD degree in economics from the University of Cambridge.
Scott Davis joined the Dallas Fed in 2010. His research is in the field of open economy macroeconomics. Prior to joining the Dallas Fed, he taught at Vanderbilt University. He has also spent time at the Bank of England and the Bank of Estonia. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Vanderbilt University.
Enrique Martinez-Garcia joined the Dallas Fed in July 2007. Previously, Martinez-Garcia was a teaching and research assistant at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and at the university's Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy. He also served with the Bank of England. His main research interests are in the fields of international macroeconomics and finance, monetary economics and applied econometrics. He holds a B.A. from the University of Alicante in Spain, an M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, all in economics.
Michael J. Sposi joined the Dallas Fed in August 2012. He has previously served as a visiting scholar at the St. Louis Fed. His research explores the role of international trade in explaining international prices, as well as the links between international trade and the process of economic development. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Iowa.
Jian Wang joined the Dallas Fed in October 2006. He is a senior economist with primary research interests in open-economy macroeconomics, international finance and monetary economics. Prior to joining the Bank, he taught at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and served with the Bank of England. He holds an M.A. from the University of Arkansas and a Ph.D. in economics from UW–Madison.
Julieta Yung joined the Dallas Fed as a research economist in July 2014. Her primary research fields are financial economics, international economics and macroeconomics, with a focus on term structure models of interest rates and exchange rates. Originally from Argentina, she holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Notre Dame.