Kamps, Christophe

Other current responsibilities
  • 2017-
    Member, Investment Committee for the ECB Pension Funds
  • 2017-
    Member, Editorial Board of the ECB Research Bulletin
  • 2016-
    Leader, Research Coordination Team on "Fiscal Policies and EMU Governance"
  • 2016-
    Member, ECB Forecast Steering Committee
Education
  • 2004
    PhD in Economics, University of Kiel, Germany
  • 1999
    Master in Economics, University of Cologne, Germany
  • 1997
    Master in International Economics, University of Paris IX-Dauphine, France
Professional experience
  • 2016-
    Head of Fiscal Policies Division - Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 2012-2016
    Head of Fiscal Surveillance Section - Fiscal Policies Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 2010-2012
    Principal Economist - Monetary Policy Strategy Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 2008-2010
    Senior Economist - Monetary Policy Strategy Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 2005-2008
    Economist - Fiscal Policies Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 2004-2005
    Consultant - European Investment Bank
  • 1999-2005
    Economist - Business Cycle Analysis Department, Kiel Institute for the World Economy
  • 2002
    Summer Intern - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund
  • 1997
    Intern - Economics Department, Deutsche Bundesbank
Teaching experience
  • 2005
    Numerical Methods in Macroeconomics, lecture in the PhD programme "Quantitative Economics", University of Kiel
Awards
  • 2004
    Erich Schneider prize for PhD thesis, Department of Economics, University of Kiel

Journal publications

2017
Cimadomo, J., Hauptmeier, S., Kamps, C. and Leiner-Killinger, N.
Reflections on the euro area fiscal stance
Intereconomics, Vol. 52(3), pp. 125–131
Caldara, D. and Kamps, C.
The analytics of SVARs: a unified framework to measure fiscal multipliers
Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 84(3), pp. 1015-1040
2009
Kamps, C., Leiner-Killinger, N., and Martin, R.
The cyclical impact of EU cohesion policy in fast growing EU countries
Intereconomics, Vol. 44(1), pp 23–29
2006
Kamps, C.
Are the effects of fiscal policy really nonlinear? A note
Empirica, Vol. 33(2), pp. 113-125
2005
Kamps, C.
The dynamic effects of public capital: VAR evidence for 22 OECD countries
International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 12(4), pp. 533-558

Other publications