Joshua Brault is a Senior Data Scientist at the Bank of Canada. His primary research interests are at the intersection of data and macroeconomic models including business cycles, monetary policy, and quantitative methods. Joshua Brault received his Ph.D. in Economics from Carleton University followed by a post-doctoral fellowship at the Université du Québec à Montréal.

Journal publications


  • “The real interest rate channel is structural in contemporary New-Keynesian models: A Note”
    (with Hashmat Khan), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming.
  • “The Shifts in Lead-Lag Properties of the US Business Cycle”
    (with Hashmat Khan), Economic Inquiry, 2020, 58(1).