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Sebastian Schmidt


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 Date
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 2016-07-05
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 2014-08-27
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 2013-10-01
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 2013-02-27
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) 2012-08-01