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202-452-2053
mathias.trabandt@frb.gov
Education
  • Ph.D., Economics (Dr. rer. pol.), Humboldt University Berlin, 2007
  • M.Sc., Economics (Dipl. Vw.), Humboldt University Berlin, 2001
  • Current Research Topics

  • Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Labor Markets
  • International Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics
    • Chief

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2014 - present
    • Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2012 - 2014
    • Economist

      Deutsche Bundesbank (Research visit)

    • 2011
    • Economist

      European Central Bank

    • 2009 - 2011
    • Economist

      Sveriges Riksbank

    • 2006 - 2008
  • Christiano, Lawrence J., Martin S. Eichenbaum, and Mathias Trabandt (Forthcoming). "Understanding the Great Recession," American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.
  • Smets, Frank, and Mathias Trabandt (2014). "Sovereign Debt Overhang and Monetary Policy," in Mohanty, Deepak ed., Monetary Policy, Sovereign Debt and Financial Stability: The New Trilemma. India: Cambridge University Press, pp. 332-363.
  • Trabandt, Mathias, and Harald Uhlig (2014). "How do Laffer Curves Differ Across Countries?" in Alesina, A., F. Giavazzi eds., Fiscal Policy After the Financial Crisis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pp. 211-249.
  • Coenen, Gunter, Roland Straub, and Mathias Trabandt (2013). "Gauging the Effects of Fiscal Stimulus Packages in the Euro Area," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 367-386.
  • Coenen, Gunter, Roland Straub, and Mathias Trabandt (2012). "Fiscal Policy and the Great Recession in the Euro Area," American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings 2012, vol. 102, no. 3, pp. 71-76.
  • Coenen, Gunter, Christopher J. Erceg, Charles Freedman, Davide Furceri, Michael Kumhof, Ren Lalonde, Douglas Laxton, et al. (2012). "Effects of Fiscal Stimulus in Structural Models," American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 22-68.
  • Christiano, Lawrence J., Mathias Trabandt, and Karl Walentin (2011). "DSGE Models for Monetary Policy Analysis," in Friedman, Benjamin M., Michael Woodford eds., 2011 Handbook of Monetary Economics, 3A. Netherlands: North Holland, pp. 285-367.
  • Christiano, Lawrence J., Mathias Trabandt, and Karl Walentin (2011). "Introducing Financial Frictions and Unemployment into a Small Open Economy Model," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, vol. 35, no. 12, pp. 1999-2041.
  • Trabandt, Mathias, and Harald Uhlig (2011). "The Laffer Curve Revisited," Journal of Monetary Economics, vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 305-327.
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