Lamo, Ana


  • Senior Economist, DG-Research

Fields of interest:

  • Labour Economics
  • Applied Econometrics


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