Julio L. Ortiz

Julio L. Ortiz

Economist, International Finance Division

Federal Reserve Board

Welcome! I am an economist in the International Finance Division of the Federal Reserve Board.

My research interests are in macroeconomics with a focus on firm dynamics, inventory investment, and expectation formation.


  • Macroeconomics
  • Firm dynamics
  • Inventory investment
  • Expectation formation


  • Ph.D. Economics , 2021

    Boston University

  • M.A. Political Economy, 2019

    Boston University

  • B.S. Economics and International Affairs, 2013

    George Washington University

Policy Papers

An update on Excess Savings in Selected Advanced Economies

with Francois de Soyres and Dylan Moore

Accumulated Savings During the Pandemic: An International Comparison with Historical Perspective

with Francois de Soyres and Dylan Moore


Aggregate Risk in the Term Stucture of Corporate Credit

by Johannes Poeschl and Ram Yamarthy