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Javier Bianchi Senior Research Economist

Minneapolis, Minnesota USA

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Javier Bianchi is a senior research economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He is also a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research and an associate editor at the Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of International Economics, and Review of Economic Dynamics. Before joining the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, he was an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin from 2012 to 2015. Javier received his B.A. in economics from Universidad de Montevideo and earned a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland. In 2016, Javier was the recipient of the Excellence Award in Global Economic Affairs from the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.

Javier's major areas of interest are international macroeconomics, macroeconomics, monetary economics, and macro-finance. His work has been published in several leading journals including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, and the Journal of International Economics and has been funded by the National Science Foundation.

Exchange Rate Policies at the Zero Lower Bound
Forthcoming | The Review of Economic Studies | With Manuel Amador, Luigi Bocola, and Fabrizio Perri
Previously: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Working Paper 740

Financial Safety Nets
2019 | International Economic Review, 60(1): 105-132 | With Julien Bengui and Louphou Coulipaly
Previously: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Staff Report 535

International Reserves and Rollover Risk
2018 | American Economic Review, 108(9): 2629-2670 | With Juan Carlos Hatchondo and Leonardo Martinez
Previously: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Working Paper 735

Optimal Time-Consistent Macroprudential Policy
2018 | Journal of Political Economy, 126(2): 588-634 | With Enrique Gabriel Mendoza

Efficient Bailouts?
2016 | American Economic Review, 106(12): 3607-3659
Previously: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Working Paper 730

Reverse Speculative Attacks
2016 | Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 72: 125-137 | With Manuel Amador, Luigi Bocola, and Fabrizio Perri
Previously: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Staff Report 528

Fundamentals News, Global Liquidity and Macroprudential Policy
2016 | Journal of International Economics, 99(S1): S2-S15 | With Chenxin Liu and Enrique Gabriel Mendoza

Macroprudential Policy in a Fisherian Model of Financial Innovation
2012 | IMF Economic Review, 60: 223-269 | With Emine Boz and Enrique Gabriel Mendoza

Overborrowing and Systemic Externalities in the Business Cycle
2011 | American Economic Review, 101(7): 3400-3426

Credit Externalities: Macroeconomic Effects and Policy Implications
2010 | American Economic Review, 100(2): 398-402