Jacopo Cimadomo


  • Senior Economist, ECB, DG-Economics

Fields of interest:

  • Fiscal and monetary policy
  • Business cycle analysis
  • Real-time data
  • Forecasting


  • 2008: Ph.D. in Economics and Statistics, Free University of Brussels (ULB), European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES).
  • 2001: M.Sc. in Economics and Statistics. Free University of Brussels (ULB), European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES).
  • 1999: Degree (B.A.) in Economics, Bocconi University, Milan.

Professional experience:

  • from 2012: Senior Economist, Fiscal Policies Division, ECB
  • 2015 (Jan-June): Senior Economist, Monetary Policy Strategy Division, ECB
  • 2014 (Jan-June): Senior Economist, Monetary Policy Research Division, ECB
  • 2008-2011: Economist, Fiscal Policies Division, ECB
  • 2005-2007: Economist, Centre d'Etudes Prospectives et d'Informations Internationales (CEPII), Paris
  • 2004: Economist, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Department of the Treasury, Rome
  • 2002-2003: Research Analyst, Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN), Brussels
Title Authors Where Date
Signals from the government: Policy Disagreement and the Transmission of Fiscal Shocks G. Callegari, J. Cimadomo, G. Ricco Journal of Monetary Economics, forthcoming --
Combining Time-Variation and Mixed-Frequencies: an Analysis of Government Spending Multipliers in Italy J. Cimadomo, A. D'Agostino Journal of Applied Econometrics, forthcoming --
How do Experts Forecast Sovereign Spreads? J. Cimadomo, P. Claeys, M. Poplawski-Ribeiro European Economic Review, vol. 87, pages 216-235. 2016-08-01
Real-Time Data and Fiscal Policy Analysis: A Survey of the Literature J. Cimadomo Journal of Economic Surveys, vol. 30(2), pages 302-326. 2016-04-04
The Confidence Effects of Fiscal Consolidations R. Beetsma, J. Cimadomo, O. Furtuna, M. Giuliodori Economic Policy, vol. 30(83), pages 439-489. 2015-08-04
Fiscal Consolidations and Banks Balance Sheets J. Cimadomo, S. Hauptmeier, T. Zimmermann Journal of International Money and Finance, vol. 45(C), pages 74-90. 2014-07-01
Changing Patterns of Fiscal Policy Multipliers in Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. A. Bénassy-Quéré, J. Cimadomo Journal of Macroeconomics, vol. 34(3), pages 845-873. 2012-09-01
Discretionary Fiscal Policies over the Business Cycle: New Evidence based on the ESCB Disaggregated Approach L. Agnello, J. Cimadomo International Journal of Central Banking, vol, 8(2), pages 43-85. 2012-06-01
Fiscal Policy in Real Time J. Cimadomo Scandinavian Journal of Economic, vol. 114(2), pages 440-465. 2012-04-01