David Tuesta. Former Minister of Finance of Peru.

David Tuesta

Former Minister of Finance of Peru.

David Tuesta worked for the CAF Development Bank of Latin America as director of Strategic Affairs. He was Minister of Economics and Finance in Peru. Prior to this he worked for BBVA, where he was Chief Economist of Financial Inclusion. Previously, David Tuesta was Member of the Regulatory Board of Energy and Mining - Osinergmin in Lima, Director of the Economic Studies Department at the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Peru- National Tax Office in Lima, Consultant of the Inter-American Development Bank in Asuncion-Paraguay and Economist of Apoyo Consulting in Lima. He participates on a regular basis in joint research projects with the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. He is author, editor and contributor to books published by international publishing houses and has several articles in scientific indexed journals. He is a member of the Econolatin Network at the prestigious Klein Institute of Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain. He has given lectures at University Autonoma de Madrid in Spain, at the Economics School of Universidad Católica del Peru and at the Graduate School of Universidad de Lima. He has been speaker in different conferences organized by governments, international financial institutions, central banks and other relevant fora. He obtained his MA in Public Affairs & Economics at the University of Minnesota in the United States and his PhD and BA in Economics at Universidad Catolica del Peru.

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PUBLICATIONS IN THE CENTER

Areas of expertise

Finance
Pensions
Labor Market

Publications

Inequality in financial inclusion and income...
08 November 2017

Inequality in financial inclusion and income...

This paper investigates the link between gender inequality in financial inclusion and income inequality, with three contribut...

The challenge of encouraging voluntary savings
01 May 2016

The challenge of encouraging voluntary savings

Presentation made at the 14th FIAP International Seminar held in Panama.

Explaining the Gender Gap in Financial Liter...
01 December 2015

Explaining the Gender Gap in Financial Liter...

Economic literature identifies a gender gap in financial literacy. This paper tests to what extent the gender gap is due to ...

The effect of self-confidence on financial l...
01 October 2014

The effect of self-confidence on financial l...

This study analyses whether self-confidence affects financial abilities of young people in Spain, through financial literacy.