Maćkowiak, Bartosz

Research

Division

Monetary Policy Research

Current position

Principal Economist

Fields of interest

Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics

Email

bartosz.mackowiak@ecb.europa.eu

Education
  • 1996-2002
    PhD in Economics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
  • 1992-1996
    BA in Economics, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States
Professional experience
  • 2017-
    Principal Economist - Monetary Policy Research Division, Directorate General Research, European Central Bank
  • 2016-
    Guest Lecturer - London Business School, United Kingdom
  • 2013-
    Research Fellow - Centre for Economic Policy Research
  • 2012-2017
    Senior Economist - Monetary Policy Research Division, Directorate General Research, European Central Bank
  • 2006-2013
    Research Affiliate - Centre for Economic Policy Research
  • 2007-2011
    Economist - Monetary Policy Research Division, Directorate General Research, European Central Bank
  • 2002-2007
    Junior Professor - Department of Economics, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany

Journal publications

2018
Maćkowiak, B. and Wiederholt, M.
Lack of preparation for rare events
Journal of Monetary Economics, forthcoming
Maćkowiak, B. and Jarociński, M.
Monetary-fiscal interactions and the euro area's malaise
Journal of International Economics, Vol. 112, pp. 251-266
Maćkowiak, B., Matejka, F. and Wiederholt M.
Dynamic rational inattention: Analytical results
Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 176, pp. 650-692
2017
Maćkowiak, B. and Jarociński, M.
Granger causal priority and choice of variables in vector autoregressions
Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 99(2), pp. 319-329
2015
Maćkowiak, B. and Wiederholt, M.
Business cycle dynamics under rational inattention
Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 82(4), pp. 1502-1532
2012
Maćkowiak, B. and Wiederholt, M.
Information processing and limited liability
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 102(3), pp. 30-34
2009
Maćkowiak, B. and Wiederholt, M.
Optimal sticky prices under rational inattention
American Economic Review, Vol. 99(3), pp. 769-803
Maćkowiak, B., Moench, E. and Wiederholt, M.
Sectoral price data and models of price setting
Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 56(S), pp. S78-S99
2007
Maćkowiak, B.
External shocks, U.S. monetary policy and macroeconomic fluctuations in emerging markets
Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 54(8), pp. 2512-2520
Maćkowiak, B.
Macroeconomic regime switches and speculative attacks
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 31(10), pp. 3321-3347
2006
Corsetti, G. and Maćkowiak, B.
Fiscal imbalances and the dynamics of currency crises
European Economic Review, Vol. 50(5), pp. 1317-1338

How much of the macroeconomic variation in Eastern Europe is attributable to external shocks?
Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 48(3), pp. 523-544
Maćkowiak, B.
What does the Bank of Japan do to East Asia?
Journal of International Economics, Vol. 70(1), pp. 253-270