Rolando Avendano is an economist with PARIS21. He contributes to the work of the Front Office and provides analytical support to the partnership. Prior to PARIS21, he was a development economist at the OECD Development Centre, working for the Americas Desk and the Director’s Office. Previously, he worked for the OECD Economics Department, the Institute for Latin American Studies (London, UK) and the University of Los Andes (Bogota, Colombia). Rolando holds a PhD in Economics from the Paris School of Economics. For more information, visit Rolando’s personal webpage.