RaboResearch - Economisch Onderzoek

Alexandra Dumitru

Econoom

Alexandra Dumitru werkt als macro-econoom bij RaboResearch Global Economics & Markets.

Tot haar aandachtsgebied behoren de economische en politieke ontwikkelingen in het VK en Ierland. Alexandra is ook betrokken bij onderzoek en projecten op de thema’s klimaatverandering en energie, zoals de UNEP FI TCFD werkgroep.

Alexandra werkt sinds februari 2013 als econoom bij de Rabobank en heeft zich in de eerste vijf jaar gericht op landenrisicobeleid in verschillende regio’s, waaronder bijna vier jaar Latijns-Amerika. Daarvoor vervulde zij diverse functies voor UTZ Certified, een certificeringsprogramma voor duurzame landbouw, en het Private Sector Investeringsprogramma (PSI), een subsidieprogramma van de Nederlandse overheid voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking (OS), in dit geval het bestrijden van armoede door economische ontwikkeling. Alexandra heeft algemene economie gestudeerd aan de Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Publicaties Alexandra Dumitru

Landenrapport

Country Report Egypt (Engelstalig)

The political stalemate in Egypt pushes the downtrodden economy further into the abyss. However, Egypt is expected to muddle through until the elections, but the downside risks are high.

Landenrapport

Country Report Tunisia (Engelstalig)

Political polarization and an upsurge in radicalization make stability maintenance a challenge for Tunisia, while its realization is essential for a recovery of the economy and for restoring the increasing external and fiscal imbalances.

Landenrapport

Country Report Morocco (Engelstalig)

The popular Moroccan king maintains political stability, but the macroeconomic imbalances are aggravating as long as reforming the excessive subsidy bill is staved off.

Conjunctuurbeeld

Economic Update Emerging Markets (Engelstalig)

If being disappointed is worse than being angry, the World is in a terrible place. However, one can read two things into disappointment either: the performance is really bad, or the expectations were too high.

Landenrapport

Country Report South Africa (Engelstalig)

The largest and most modern economy of Sub Saharan Africa had a troublesome year as the large income disparities burst out into protracted industrial unrest, while domestic bottlenecks and low external demand took its toll on economic development.

Conjunctuurbeeld

Economic Update Emerging Markets (Engelstalig)

The news from Emerging Markets is not that bad. South (East) Asia's latest IP data were rather good. Growth in Brazil disappointed in 2012, but a recovery has started. Meanwhile, the policy rate in Mexico and Poland fell to a record low level.

Landenrapport

Country Report Tanzania (Engelstalig)

Tanzania grew 6.8% in 2012 and expects 7% growth in the coming years. Gas reserves discovery can boost the economy, but high corruption can cause discontent with Tanzanians and donors. Readily available financing accommodates the large twin deficit.