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alexandra.m.tabova@frb.gov
Education
  • Ph.D., Economics, Duke University, 2011
  • M.Sc., Economics, Vrije Universiteit (Amsterdam), 2004
  • M.Sc., Economics, University of National and World Economy (Bulgaria), 2001
  • Current Research Topics

  • International Capital Flows
  • Portfolio Choice
    • Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2011 - present
    • Summer intern

      International Monetary Fund

    • 2010
    • Consultant

      World Bank

    • 2003 - 2006
  • Tabova, Alexandra (2013). "Portfolio Diversification and the Cross-Sectional Distribution of Foreign Investment," International Finance Discussion Papers 1091. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Tabova, Alexandra, and Carol Baker (2012). "Determinants of Non-Oil Growth in the CFA Zone Oil-Producing Countries: How do they Differ?" in Akitoby, Bernardin, Sharmini Coorey eds., Oil Wealth in Central Africa: Policies for Inclusive Growth. Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, pp. 39-53.
  • Tabova, Alexandra, and Carol Baker (2011). "Determinants of Non-Oil Growth in the CFA-Zone Oil Producing Countries: How do they Differ?" IMF Working Paper 11-223. International Monetary Fund.
  • Gilbert, Christopher L., and Alexandra Tabova (2011). "Coping with Food Price Surges," in Prakash, Adam ed., Safeguarding Food Security in Volatile Global Markets. Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, pp. 361-385.
  • Burnside, Craig, and Alexandra Tabova (2009). "Risk, Volatility, and the Global Cross-Section of Growth Rates," NBER Working Papers 15225. National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Gilbert, Christopher L., and Alexandra Tabova (2004). "Realignment of Debt Service Obligations and Ability to Pay in Concessional Lending: Feasibility and Modalities," in Long-Term Debt Sustainability in Low-Income Countries: The HIPC Initiative Revisited. Commonwealth Secretariat Economic Papers, Series 61.
  • conference

    July 2013

    NBER Summer Institute

  • conference

    May 2013

    Canadian Economics Association, Annual Meetings

  • seminar

    April 2013

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

  • conference

    November 2011

    Southern Economic Association Annual Meetings

  • conference

    April 2011

    Royal Economic Society Annual Meetings

  • conference

    March 2011

    4th Financial Risks International Forum, Paris

  • seminar

    August 2010

    International Monetary Fund

  • conference

    July 2010

    Society for Economic Dynamics Annual Meetings

  • seminar

    February 2010

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

  • seminar

    February 2010

    Congressional Budget Office

  • conference

    October 2009

    NBER Conference on Economic Fluctuations and Growth, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Awards

  • 2006

    Duke University

    Economics Department Fellowship

  • 2009

    Duke University

    Graduate School Summer Research Fellowship

Referee

  • Journal of Monetary Economics
  • Journal of Macroeconomics
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Last update: May 5, 2014