Natalia Kyui

Principal Economist

Natalia Kyui is the Principal Economist in the Canadian Economic Analysis Department. Her research interests include labour economics, economics of education, applied econometrics, and applied microeconomics. Natalia holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Paris School of Economics, University Paris-1 Pantheon Sorbonne.

Contact

Natalia Kyui

Principal Economist
Canadian Economic Analysis
Canadian Economic Studies

Bank of Canada
234 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON, K1A 0G9

Latest

Labour Force Participation: A Comparison of the United States and Canada

Staff Analytical Note 2017-9 James Ketcheson, Natalia Kyui, Benoit Vincent
This note explores the drivers behind the recent increase in the US participation rate in the labour market and assesses the likelihood of a similar gain in Canada. The growth in the US participation rate has largely been due to a pickup in the participation of prime-age workers following a post-recession decline.

Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity, Inflation and Unemployment: New Evidence Using Micro‐Level Data

Staff Analytical Note 2017-6 Dany Brouillette, Natalia Kyui
Recent evidence suggests that the extent of downward nominal wage rigidity (DNWR) in the Canadian labour market has risen following the 2008–09 recession (see Brouillette, Kostyshyna and Kyui 2016).

April 2017 Annual Reassessment of Potential Output Growth in Canada

This note summarizes the Bank of Canada’s annual reassessment of potential output growth, conducted for the April 2017 Monetary Policy Report. Potential output growth is projected to increase from 1.3 per cent in 2017 to 1.6 per cent by 2020.
Content Type(s): Staff Research, Staff Analytical Notes Topic(s): Labour markets, Potential output, Productivity JEL Code(s): E, E0, E00, E2, E22, E23, E24, E3, E37, E6

Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity in Canada: Evidence from Micro- Level Data

Staff Working Paper 2016-40 Dany Brouillette, Olena Kostyshyna, Natalia Kyui
We assess the importance of downward nominal wage rigidity (DNWR) in Canada using both firm- and worker-level microdata. In particular, we analyze employer-level administrative data from the Major Wage Settlements (MWS) and household-based survey data from the Survey of Labour Income Dynamics (SLID).

May 16, 2016 The Micro and Macro of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

The article examines the extent of downward nominal wage rigidity in Canada and its implications for monetary policy. The authors ask whether its existence is a sufficient argument for a higher inflation target if concerns about the effective lower bound are adequately addressed.

See More

Other

Refereed Journals

Education

  • Ph.D. in Economics: Paris School of Economics, University Paris-1 Pantheon Sorbonne
  • M.A. in Economics:  University Paris-1 Pantheon Sorbonne
  • M.A. in Economics:  National Research University Higher School of Economics
  • B.S. in Economics: National Research University Higher School of Economics

Research Interests

  • Labour Economics
  • Economics of Education
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Public Policy Evaluation

About

Follow the Bank