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Leonor Coutinho

Vice President
Leonor Coutinho is a senior researcher in economics at Europrism (Cyprus) and a Special Scientist at the University of Cyprus. Holds a Ph.D. from the European University Institute (Florence). Her research interests include macroeconomics, and international economics and finance, with special focus on the EU and neighbour regions. She took part in the FP7 project MEDPRO: Prospective Analysis for the Mediterranean Region, financed by the European Commission. Has been engaged in a number of other research projects financed by the EU and by the Cyprus Research Foundation. Has published in professional journals, including the Open Economies Review, the Review of Economic Surveys, and International Finance. Previously a research fellow of the Portuguese Science Foundation, at Georgetown University (Washington D.C.). Was also a Marie Currie Research Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies (Brussels), and worked also for the World Bank.