Pedro Nicolaci da Costa

Pedro Nicolaci da Costa

Pedro Nicolaci da Costa is Communications Director at the Economic Policy Institute. He was previously a journalist and has been writing about economics and financial markets since 2001, at Reuters, The Wall Street Journal and Business Insider. Pedro was a fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics from 2014 to 2016. In 2010, da Costa co-authored "Cozy Ties at Club Fed," a report that prompted the central bank to adopt a more transparent communications policy that includes holding quarterly press conferences. His reporting on the failure of some academic economists to disclose financial industry ties resulted in the American Economic Association's adoption of a new code of conduct. Both articles received journalism awards.

I've covered economics, markets and the Federal Reserve since 2001.