Labhard, Vincent


Functions:

  • Member of Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN), former Member of Steering Committee of EABCN
  • Referee for Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of Forecasting, Applied Economics Quarterly, Empirical Economics, Focus on European Economic Integration, European Central Bank Working Paper Series, Bank of England Working Paper Series

Fields of interest:

  • Forecasting and Other Model Applications, JEL C53
  • Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions, JEL C32
  • Business Fluctuations; Cycles, JEL E32
  • Open Economy Macroeconomics, JEL F41

Education:

  • Ph.D. (International Economics / International Relations), Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva
  • Diploma of advanced studies (International Economics / International Relations), Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva
  • Diploma (Economics), University of Hamburg, Hamburg

Professional experience:

  • Senior Economist, Supply Side, Labour and Surveillance Division, Directorate General Economic Developments, European Central Bank, Frankfurt
  • Senior Economist, Country Economists Team and Strategic Issues Team, Country Surveillance Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank, Frankfurt
  • Senior Economist, Forecasting and Monitoring Team, EU Countries Division and Potential Output Team, Directorate General Economics and Directorate General Research, European Central Bank, Frankfurt
  • Senior Economist, Forecasting and Monitoring Team, EU Countries Division and Early Estimates Team, Directorate General Economics and Directorate General Research, European Central Bank, Frankfurt
  • Economist, Data Uncertainty Team, Conjunctural Assessment and Projections Division, Bank of England, London
  • Economist, Forecast and Models Team, Conjunctural Assessment and Projections Division, Bank of England, London
  • Economist, Research Team, International Economic Analysis Division, Bank of England, London
  • Economist, Economic Analysis Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, Geneva

Teaching experience:

  • Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva
  • Universität Hamburg, Hamburg
Title Authors Where
Potential output from a euro area perspective Robert Anderton, Ted Aranki, Alistair Dieppe, Catherine Elding, Stephan Haroutunian, Pascal Jacquinot, Valerie Jarvis, Vincent Labhard, Desislava Rusinova, Béla Szörfi ECB Occasional Paper, no. 156, 2014
A state-space approach to extracting the signal from uncertain data Alastair Cunningham, Jana Eklund, Chris Jeffery, Vincent Labhard, George Kapetanios Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, vol. 30, pp. 173-180, 2012
Are more data better for factor analysis: evidence for the euro area, the six largest euro area countries and the UK Giovanni Caggiano, George Kapetanios, Vincent Labhard Journal of Forecasting, vol. 30, pp. 736-52, 2011
Forecast Combinations and the Bank of England Suite of Statistical Forecasting Models George Kapetanios, Vincent Labhard, Simon Price Economic Modelling, vol. 25, pp. 772-92, 2008
Forecasting Using Bayesian and information-theoretic model averaging: an Application to UK Inflation George Kapetanios, Vincent Labhard, Simon Price Journal of Business and Economics Statistics, vol. 26, pp. 33-41, 2008
Forecasting using Predictive Likelihood Model Averaging: An Application to UK Inflation George Kapetanios, Vincent Labhard, Simon Price Economics Letters, vol. 91, pp.373-379, 2006
International and Intranational Consumption Risk Sharing: Evidence for the United Kingdom and OECD Vincent Labhard, Michael Sawicki Bank of England Working Paper, no. 302, 2006
Wealth and consumption: an assessment of the international evidence Vincent Labhard, Gabriel Sterne, Chris Young Bank of England Working Paper, no. 275, 2005
Sectoral Specialisation in the EU. A Macroeconomic Perspective Vincent Labhard, members of the MPC task force of the ESCB ECB Occasional Paper, no. 19, 2004
What caused the 2000/01 slowdown? Results from a VAR Analysis of GDP Components Vincent Labhard Bank of England Working Paper, no. 190, 2003
The New EMS: Narrow Bands Inside Deep Bands Vincent Labhard, Charles Wyplosz American Economic Review, vol. 86, pp.143-146, 1996