Baumann, Ursel

Monetary Policy


Capital Markets/Financial Structure

Current position

Deputy Head of Division

Fields of interest

Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics,
International Economics


  • 1999-2001
    MSc Public Financial Policy, London School of Economics
  • 1994-1999
    Diplom in Economics, Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken
  • 1996-1997
    Erasmus, University College Dublin
Professional experience
  • 2007-
    European Central Bank
  • 2001-2007
    Bank of England

Journal publications

Albuquerque, B., Baumann, U.
Will US inflation awake from the dead? The role of slack and non-linearities in the Phillips curve
Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol 39 (2), pp. 247-271
Albuquerque, B, Baumann, U, Seitz, F
What does money and credit tell us about real activity in the United States
North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 37, pp. 328-347
Albuquerque, B, Baumann, U, Krustev, G
US household deleveraging following the Great Recession – A model-based estimate of equilibrium debt
The B E Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 15 (1)
Baumann, U, Nier, E
Market discipline, disclosure and moral hazard in banking
Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 15 (3), pp. 332-361
Baumann, U, Nier, E
Disclosure, volatility and transparency: an empirical investigation into the value of bank disclosure
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Economic Policy Review

Other publications

Baumann, U, Vasardani, M
The slowdown in US productivity growth - what explains it and will it persist?
Bank of Greece Working Paper, No 215
Peacock, C, Baumann, U
Globalisation, import prices and inflation dynamics
Bank of England Working Paper, No 359
Baumann, U, Price, S
Understanding investment better: insights from recent research’
Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin, Q2