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.