Andrew was formerly director of China research at Medley Global Advisors and senior China economist at The Conference Board China Center for Economics and Business in Beijing.
Previously, he worked at the Institute of International Finance, where he conducted macroeconomic analysis on emerging markets in the Asia/Pacific region. His research focus has included monetary policy, capital flows, and financial market development throughout East and Southeast Asia,with a particular emphasis on China. He has also conducted growth and inflation forecasting and country risk analysis for the region.
He has held research positions at the East Asia Desk of theU.S. Treasury Department, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars,and Foreign Policy magazine.
Andrew earned his BA in American studies and communication at Texas A&M University and holds an MA with distinction in economics and China studies from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.