After obtaining a Professional Bachelor’s degree in Financial Management, Kārlis Vilerts was awarded a summa cum laude Master’s degree in Economics, with mathematic economics as his specialty. Currently, Vilerts is working toward a Ph.D. in Economics, specializing in econometrics.
Vilerts has been with Latvijas Banka since 2015 when he began working at the Department of Macroeconomic Analysis. His previous work experience was related to the corporate financial analysis. Up to now, Kārlis’ research has been related to fiscal policy and labour market.