José Pineda

José Pineda

Senior Researcher United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of British Columbia
Jose Pineda

José Pineda is an Adjunct Professor at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia. He has served as a senior researcher for UNDP Human Development Report,  a senior consultant on green economy with UN Environment and has extensive research experience in the fields of international trade and open macroeconomics. Prior to joining the UN, he served as Deputy Director of Research for the Andean Development Bank, Chief Economist of the Venezuelan-American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and as consultant for the Venezuelan Ministry of Finance, the Venezuelan Central Bank and international organizations including the World Bank. He has also served as a professor at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in the field of macroeconomics. José holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland.