This program provides outstanding scholars with an opportunity to work at the Bank of Canada.
Background and purpose
This program aims to:
- enable our researchers to work closely with external experts to address innovative policy-related research questions connected to the Bank’s core functions.
- strengthen the Bank’s research agenda and output with the contribution of distinguished scholars;
- further deepen the Bank’s understanding of domestic and international economic and financial issues.
Participants are accomplished academic researchers with an established reputation in a field relevant to the Bank of Canada.
The program accommodates various visiting schedules, depending on the preferences of participants and the needs of the Bank. At any time, the Bank may host a number of scholars.
For more information on the program, contact us .
Professor at the University of Washington. Research interests include international macroeconomics, macroeconomics, and monetary economics.
Professor at the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB). Areas of expertise are payment systems, digital currencies, financial market infrastructures, money and banking, and game theory.
Head of Monetary Policy Research in the Research Department at the European Central Bank. Research interests include monetary policy, central bank communication, committee decision-making, international finance and applied econometrics.
Professor of Economics, University of Chicago. Recent research includes macroeconomics, labor economics, inequality, consumption, risk-sharing, unemployment, monetary policy, fiscal policy, household formation and migration.
Professor of Economics, European University Institute. Areas of interest are macroeconomics, fiscal policy, monetary economics and open economy macroeconomics.
Professor of Economics, Ohio State University. Area of expertise is quantitative macroeconomics or, more specifically, heterogeneous agent general equilibrium business cycle models.
Since August 2016
Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois. Research interests include economic theory, payments economics and banking.
Since February 2016
Professor of Finance, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Research interests are in corporate finance, feedback effects between financial markets and the real economy, financial fragility and crises, financial institutions and financial markets.