Monica Jain is a Principal Economist in the Monetary Policy Analysis and Research division of the Financial Markets Department at the Bank of Canada.
Prior to joining the Financial Markets Department in April 2015, she was a Senior Economist in the Canadian Economic Analysis Department.
Monica is an applied macroeconomist whose research and policy work has focused on a range of issues related to inflation, inflation expectations and central bank communications.
Monica obtained an MA in Economics from the University of British Columbia and a PhD in Economics from Queen’s University.
Staff working papers
- “Perceived Inflation Persistence“, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 37:1, 110-120.
- “How Do Central Bank Projections and Forward Guidance Influence Private-Sector Forecasts”, International Journal of Central Banking, forthcoming.