Schmidt, Sebastian


Functions:

  • Economist, Monetary Policy Research Division, DG Research

Fields of interest:

  • Monetary economics
  • Monetary and fiscal policy

Education:

  • Doctorate in Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt, 2012

Professional experience:

  • Research and teaching assistant, Goethe University, 2008-2012
Title Authors Where
Fiscal Activism and the Zero Nominal Interest Rate Bound Sebastian Schmidt Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (forthcoming)
Lack of confidence, the zero lower bound, and the virtue of fiscal rules Sebastian Schmidt Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 70
Dealing with a liquidity trap when government debt matters: Optimal time-consistent monetary and fiscal policy Sebastian Schmidt, Matthias Burgert Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 47
Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy with a Zero Bound on Nominal Interest Rates Sebastian Schmidt Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 45, No. 7
The New Keynesian Approach to Dynamic General Equilibrium Modeling: Models, Methods and Macroeconomic Policy Evaluation Sebastian Schmidt, Volker Wieland Handbook of Computable General Equilibrium Modeling Vol. 1
A new comparative approach to macroeconomic modeling and policy analysis Sebastian Schmidt, Volker Wieland, Tobias Cwik, Gernot Mueller, Maik Wolters Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization Vol. 83(3)