Wolswijk, Guido

Monetary Policy

Division

Monetary Policy Strategy

Current position

Adviser

Fields of interest

Public Economics,
Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics

Email

guido.wolswijk@ecb.int

Education
  • 1986-1990
    PhD in Economics, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
  • 1982-1986
    MA in Economics, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
  • 1979-1982
    School for Higher Education in Economics and Management, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Professional experience
  • 2014-
    Adviser - Monetary Policy Strategy Division, Directorate General Monetary Policy, European Central Bank
  • 2009-2014
    Principal Economist/Adviser - Monetary Policy Stance Division, Directorate General Monetary Policy, European Central Bank
  • 2000-2009
    Senior/Principal Economist - Fiscal Policies Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank
  • 1997-2000
    Senior Economist - ING Economics Department, the Netherlands
  • 1990-1997
    Economist - Monetary and Economic Policy Department, De Nederlandsche Bank, the Netherlands

ECB Occasional Paper Series

ECB Working Paper Series

Journal publications

2013
Allard, j., Catenaro,M., Vidal, J.P. and Wolswijk, G.
Central Bank Communication on Fiscal Policy
European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 30, pp. 1-14
2012
Pozzi, L. and Wolswijk, G.
The Time-Varying Integration of euro area Government Bond Markets
European Economic Review, Vol. 56, pp. 36-53
2011
Wolswijk, G., Schuknecht, L. and von Hagen, J.
Government Bond Risk Premiums in the EU Revisited: the Impact of the Financial Crisis
European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 27, pp. 36-43
2009
Manganelli, S. and Wolswijk, G.
What Drives Spreads in the euro area Government Bond Market?
Economic Policy, Vol. 24 (58), pp. 191-240
Wolswijk,G.
The Short- and Long-Run Tax Revenue Response to Changes in Tax Bases
Economics Bulletin, Vol. 29 (3), pp. 1960-1970
Wolswijk, G.
Causality between Government Revenues and Spending in Europe
Journal of Public Finance, Vol. II (2), pp. 6-24
Schuknecht, L., von Hagen, J. and Wolswijk, G.
Government risk premiums in the bond market: EMU and Canada
European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 25 (3), pp. 371-384
2007
Tujula, M. and Wolswijk, G.
Budget balances in OECD Countries: What Makes them Change”
Empirica, Vol. 34, pp. 1-14
2006
Wolswijk, G.
Determinants of Mortgage Debt Growth in EU Countries
European Journal of Housing Policy
De Haan, J. and Wolswijk, G.
Government Debt Management in Europe: Recent Changes in Debt Managers’ Strategies
Public Finance and Management, Vol 6 (2), pp. 244-277

Other publications

2009
Schuknecht, L., von Hagen, J. and Wolswijk, G.
European government bond spreads in the current crisis
VoxEU
Arestis, P., Mooslechner, P. and Wagner, K., eds. Palgrave Macmillan
Fiscal Aspects of Housing in Europe
Housing Market Challenges in Europe and the United States - any solutions available?
2007
Wolswijk, G.
Volatility of public spending in EU Member States
Paper presented at the ECB Public Finance Workshop ‘Challenges for government spending in the EU’, Frankfurt am Main, 6 December