Jean-Marc Natal

Last Updated: November 17, 2013

Jean-Marc Natal

Email: JNATAL@imf.org

Fluent In: French, German.

Education:

PhD in International Economics, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, 2002.

MSc in International Economics, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva 1993.


Previous Experience:

Advisor, Financial stability, Swiss National Bank, Bern, 2011.

Deputy Head, Research, Economic affairs, Swiss National Bank, Zurich, 2006-2010

Associate Professor, Monetary policy and theory, Master's program in macroeconomics and finance, University of Geneva, 2010-2011.

Visiting Scholar, International research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, 2008-2009.


Current Position:

Senior Economist, Modeling division, Research dpmt, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC.


Other Professional Positions:

Advisor, Financial Stability, Swiss National Bank, 2011

Assistant Director, Deputy head of research, Swiss National Bank, 2006-2010

Books

"Analyse Empirique de la Politique Monétaire à l'aide de Modèles (B)(S)VAR", PhD Thesis N°638, IUHEI, Geneva, 2002.

Publications in Journals (Refereed)

“The Real Exchange Rate and the Structure of Aggregate Production”, with Ulrich Kohli, Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2013, 8.

"Monetary Policy Response to Oil Price Shocks", Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 44, Issue 1, 53–101, 2012, 2.

Discussion of : “Measuring the Natural Output Level by DSGE Models: An Empirical Investigation for Switzerland”, by Stefan Leist and Klaus Neusser, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 146(1), 2010.

"Price Stability and the Case for Flexible Exchange Rates", with N. Cuche-Curti and H. Dellas, Open Economies Review, 2010, 1.

"DSGE-CH: a Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Model for Switzerland", with Nicolas Cuche-Curti and Harris Dellas, Swiss National Bank, Economic Studies, 5, 2009.

"The Case for Inflation Targeting in a Small Open Economy", with N. Cuche-Curti and H. Dellas, International Finance, 11:1, 2008.

"Deflation and Deflationary Traps: The Situation in Switzerland", Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 140(1), 2004.

Jean-Marc Natal

Email: JNATAL@imf.org

Fluent In: French, German.

Education:

PhD in International Economics, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, 2002.

MSc in International Economics, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva 1993.


Previous Experience:

Advisor, Financial stability, Swiss National Bank, Bern, 2011.

Deputy Head, Research, Economic affairs, Swiss National Bank, Zurich, 2006-2010

Associate Professor, Monetary policy and theory, Master's program in macroeconomics and finance, University of Geneva, 2010-2011.

Visiting Scholar, International research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, 2008-2009.


Current Position:

Senior Economist, Modeling division, Research dpmt, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC.


Other Professional Positions:

Advisor, Financial Stability, Swiss National Bank, 2011

Assistant Director, Deputy head of research, Swiss National Bank, 2006-2010

Books

"Analyse Empirique de la Politique Monétaire à l'aide de Modèles (B)(S)VAR", PhD Thesis N°638, IUHEI, Geneva, 2002.

Publications in Journals (Refereed)

“The Real Exchange Rate and the Structure of Aggregate Production”, with Ulrich Kohli, Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2013, 8.

"Monetary Policy Response to Oil Price Shocks", Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. 44, Issue 1, 53–101, 2012, 2.

Discussion of : “Measuring the Natural Output Level by DSGE Models: An Empirical Investigation for Switzerland”, by Stefan Leist and Klaus Neusser, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 146(1), 2010.

"Price Stability and the Case for Flexible Exchange Rates", with N. Cuche-Curti and H. Dellas, Open Economies Review, 2010, 1.

"DSGE-CH: a Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Model for Switzerland", with Nicolas Cuche-Curti and Harris Dellas, Swiss National Bank, Economic Studies, 5, 2009.

"The Case for Inflation Targeting in a Small Open Economy", with N. Cuche-Curti and H. Dellas, International Finance, 11:1, 2008.

"Deflation and Deflationary Traps: The Situation in Switzerland", Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 140(1), 2004.