Roberto Prado is responsible for analyzing developed economies, focusing on the U.S. and Europe. He has studied these economies since 2007, when he joined Itaú. Mr. Prado has developed short and medium-term models for key economic variables for the U.S. and Europe. His main research interests are monetary policy, international economics and economic history. He holds a master’s degree in Economics from EESP/FGV-SP.