Lamo, Ana



Monetary Policy Research

Current position

Senior Economist


Other current responsibilities
  • Senior Economist, DG-Research
  • Ph.D. in Economics. London School of Economics (LSE). Feb 1996.
  • M.Sc. in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. LSE. 1992
  • M.Sc. in Economics. CEMFI. 1991
Professional experience
  • Economist/Senior Economist, DG-Research, ECB. 2002-present
  • Economist, DG-Economics, ECB. 1999/2001
  • Assistant Professor. University of Alicante, Spain. 1996/1999
  • Consultant. Spanish Ministry of Finance, Madrid. 1997/1999
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow. University of Lausanne. 1995/1996
  • Visiting Lecturer. La Trobe University, Melbourne. 1995
  • Teaching Assistant and Research Assistant. LSE. 1993/1995

ECB Research bulletin

ECB Occasional Paper Series

ECB Working Paper Series


Journal publications

S. Fabiani, K. Galušák, C. Kwapil, A. Lamo and T. Rõõm
Wage rigidity and labor market adjustment in Europe
Journal of the European Economic Association, 8(2-3), 2010,
P. Du Caju, G. Kátay, A. Lamo, D. Nicolitsas and S. Poelhekke
Inter-industry wage differentials in EU countries: what do cross-country time varying data add to the picture?
Journal of the European Economic Association, 8(2-3), 2010,
V. Genre, R. Gómez-Salvador and A. Lamo
European women: Why do(n't) they work?
Applied Economics 42 , 2010,
G. Camba-Méndez and A. Lamo
Short-term monitoring of fiscal policy discipline
Journal of Applied Econometrics 19(2), 2004,
A. Lamo and J. Messina
Formal Education, Mismatch and Wages After Transition: Assessing the Impact of Unobserved Heterogeneity using Matching Estimators
Economics of Education Review, 29(6), 2010,
A. Lamo, J. Messina and E. Wasmer
Are Specific Skills an Obstacle to Labor Market Adjustment? Theory and an Application to the EU Enlargement
Labour Economics, 18, 2011,
Lamo, A., Pérez, J.J., Sánchez, A.J.
Institutional determinants of public-private sector wages’ linkages
Applied Economics Letters, 20, 2013,
A. Lamo, J.J. Perez and L. Schuknecht
Are government wages decoupled from private sector wages?"
Journal of Policy Modeling, 35(5), 2013,
A. Lamo, J.J. Perez and L. Schuknecht
Public or Private Sector Wage Leadership? An International Perspective
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 114 (1), 2012,
M. Druant, S. Fabiani, G. Kezdi, A. Lamo, F. Martins and R. Sabbatini
Firms' price and wage adjustment in Europe: Survey evidence on nominal stickiness
Labour Economics, 19(5), 2012,
A. Lamo, J.J. Perez and L. Schuknecht
The cyclicality of consumption, wages and employment of the public sector in the euro area.
Applied Economics, 45, 2013,