Marlon Broncano
Marlon Broncano

Marlon Broncano is Economist of BBVA Research Peru. His specialty is the analysis and projections of macroeconomic variables using econometric models and financial programming.

Previously to this position, Marlon Broncano was External Sector Analyst in General Directorate of Macroeconomic Policy of the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Peru.

He is currently a student of the Master in Economics at Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and has a degree in Economics from National University of Piura. He has taken courses organized by the International Monetary Fund, as well as courses in the Central Reserve Bank of Peru and the Economic and Social Research Consortium.

Latest publications

We forecast a GDP expansion of 2,5% in 2019, similar to our August forecast. For 2020 we anticipate GDP will grow 3,1% thanks to the normalization of primary activities (mining) and a stronger push from public spending.
The boom in agricultural exports has been one of the greatest achievements of the Peruvian economy over the past twenty years. This has been particularly true for fruits and vegetables, mainly sent to Europe and the US. This performance has placed Peru among the most important global suppliers for some products.
We estimate output growth for 1H19 around 2%YoY, accelerating to roughly 4% in 2H19. As a result, Peru’s GDP will grow 2,9% in 2019, one percentage point less than our previous estimate from three months ago. For 2020, we anticipate growth will approach 4%.