EyzaguirreNicolás Eyzaguirre is former Director of the IMF’s Western Hemisphere Department. He resigned in July 2012. He was previously Professor of Economics at the University of Chile. From 2000 to 2006 he was Chile’s Finance Minister. He was an IMF Executive Director between 1998 and 2000, having held several senior positions at the Central Bank of Chile in the period 1990–97. Spanish versions of his posts are on Diálogo a Fondo, the Fund's Spanish-language blog. Latest posts: