Edward J. O'Brien

Edward J. O'Brien

Financial Stability

 edward.obrien@ecb.europa.eu


Functions:

  • Adviser, Directorate General Macro-prudential Policy and Financial Stability, 2014 -

Fields of interest:

  • Financial Economics and Financial Stability
  • Time Series Analysis

Education:

  • BA (Dublin), PhD (Dublin)

Professional experience:

  • Principal Financial Stability Expert, Directorate General Financial Stability, 2013 - 2014
  • Financial Stability Expert, Directorate Financial Stability, 2008 - 2013
  • Graduate Programme Participant at the European Central Bank (Directorates General Market Operations and Research) 2006 - 2008
  • Economist, Monetary Policy and Financial Stability, Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland, 2004 - 2006

Awards:

  • IRCHSS Government of Ireland Scholar, 2001-2004

Teaching experience:

  • Lecturer (Mathematics & Statistics), Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, 2004 - 2006
  • Teaching Assistant (Econometrics), Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, 2001 - 2006
Title Authors Where Date
Weak instruments in estimating business cycle effects on banks' interest income M. Hahn & E.J. O'Brien Applied Economics Letters --
Nonlinearity and Structural Breaks in Irish PPP Relationships: An Application of Random Field Regression D. Bond, M.J. Harrison & E.J. O'Brien Applied Economics --
Nonlinearity as an Explanation of the Forward Exchange Rate Anomaly D. Bond, M.J. Harrison & E.J. O'Brien Applied Economics Letters --
Exploring Nonlinearity with Random Field Regression D. Bond, M.J. Harrison & E.J. O'Brien Applied Economics Letters --
A Note on Spurious Nonlinear Regression E.J. O'Brien Economics Letters --
Demand for Money: A Study in Testing Time Series for Long Memory and Nonlinearity D. Bond, M.J. Harrison & E.J. O'Brien Economic and Social Review --
Investigating Nonlinearity: A Note on the Estimation of Hamilton's Random Field Regression Model D. Bond, M.J. Harrison & E.J. O'Brien Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics --