Alfredo Coutiño is the Head of Latin America Economic Research at Moody’s Analytics, responsible for real-time and regular analysis, modeling and forecasting for Latin America.

Alfredo has more than 25 years experience in macroeconomic analysis and policy, economic consulting, econometric modeling and forecasting for Mexico and Latin America. He has also published papers on applied econometrics with Nobel laureate Lawrence Klein. An experienced speaker, Alfredo is regularly featured on major Latin American news programs and has presented at the United Nations conferences and at the American Economic Association. Dr. Coutino received his PhD in economics from the University of Madrid after completing doctoral studies at Temple University.

Published Work
Article

Economic Costs of Closing the U.S.-Mexico Border

Supply chains and cross-border transactions could be damaged.

April 2019
Article

Perspectivas Económicas América Central 2019

América Central continuará siendo la subregión con mayor crecimiento en el 2019, dada su estrecha relación con el mercado estadounidense y los aún favorables precios de las materias primas.

April 2019
Webinar-on-Demand

Moody's Analytics Webinar: Latin America Economic Outlook 2019

Latin America is heading toward a second year of recovery in 2019 with continued general improvement across countries. However, key risks threaten to adversely affect the region’s economic performance.

March 2019
Webinar-on-Demand

Moody's Analytics Webinar: Perspectivas Económicas para América Latina 2019

América Latina se encamina a su segundo año de recuperación en el 2019, con una mejoría más generalizada a nivel de países.

March 2019
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Caught in the Cross Fire: Latin America Navigates Global Trade Risks

We assess the economic consequences for Latin America should the trade truce between the U.S. and China fail to hold.

March 2019