Meyer Aaron is the Derivatives Advisor in the Funds Management and Banking Department at the Bank of Canada. In this role, Meyer leads the development and implementation of the regulatory and margining policy for the Government of Canada’s multi-billion dollar cross currency swaps portfolio used for its reserves. Meyer is also a member of the [...]
Jason Allen is a Principal Researcher in the Financial Stability Department at the Bank of Canada. He is an applied microeconomist whose primary research interests center on the household sector and the role that competition in retail banking plays in shaping credit outcomes. Specific topics include price competition in the mortgage market and bankruptcy choice. [...]
Sami Alpanda is the Principal Researcher of the Monetary Policy Studies Division in the Canadian Economic Analysis Department. His primary research interests include analyzing real-financial linkages, and the effects of monetary and fiscal policy using dynamic general equilibrium models. He has also worked extensively on the monetary policy transmission mechanism and issues related to central [...]
Ron Alquist is Policy Adviser in the International Economics Analysis Department at the Bank of Canada. He is an international economist whose principal research interests include global commodity markets, exchange rates, and international financial markets. Ron received his PhD in economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.