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Cristina Fuentes-Albero

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2010
  • M.A., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2006
  • M.Sc., Economic Analysis, Universitat de Valencia (Spain), 2004
  • B.A., Economics, Universitat de Valencia (Spain), 2002
  • Group Manager

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2021 - present
  • Principal Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2017 - 2021
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2015 - 2017
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2013 - 2015
  • Assistant Professor

    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

    2010 - 2013
  • Households' Balance Sheets and the Effect of Fiscal Policy
    Javier Andrés, José E. Boscá, Javier Ferri, and Cristina Fuentes-Albero
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (Forthcoming)
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2018)
  • Inflation Thresholds and Policy-Rule Inertia: Some Simulation Results
    Cristina Fuentes-Albero and John M. Roberts
    FEDS Notes (2021)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2899
  • Latent Variables Analysis in Structural Models: A New Decomposition of the Kalman Smoother
    Hess Chung, Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Matthias Paustian, and Damjan Pfajfar
    Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control (2021)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jedc.2021.104097
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2020)
  • Issues in the Use of the Balance Sheet Tool
    Mark Carlson, Stefania D'Amico, Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Bernd Schlusche, and Paul Wood
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series (2020)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2020.071
  • Financial Frictions, Financial Shocks, and Aggregate Volatility
    Cristina Fuentes-Albero
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2019)
    https://doi.org/10.1111/jmcb.12554
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2014)
  • Simulating the Macroeconomic Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policies
    Hess Chung, Cynthia Doniger, Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Bernd Schlusche, and Wei Zheng
    FEDS Notes (2018)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2225
  • The Macroeconomic Impact of Financial and Uncertainty Shocks
    Dario Caldara, Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Simon Gilchrist, and Egon Zakrajšek
    European Economic Review (2016)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euroecorev.2016.02.020
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2016)
  • Methods for Computing Marginal Data Densities from the Gibbs Output
    Cristina Fuentes-Albero and Leonardo Melosi
    Journal of Econometrics (2013)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeconom.2013.03.002
  • Methods versus Substance: Measuring the Effects of Technology Shocks
    Jose Rios-Rull, Frank Schorfheide, Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Maxym Kryshko, and Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis
    Journal of Monetary Economics (2012)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmoneco.2012.10.008
  • Can international environmental cooperation be bought?
    Cristina Fuentes-Albero and Santiago Rubio
    European Journal of Operational Research (2010)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2009.05.006
  • Essays on Financial Frictions, Propagation of Shocks, and Macroeconomic Volatility
    Cristina Fuentes-Albero
    Dissertations (University of Pennsylvania) (2010)
  • conference

    2013

    9th Dynare Conference (Shanghai)

  • seminar

    2013

    Gunghua School of Management, Peking University (Beijing)

  • seminar

    2013

    Tsinghua University (Beijing)

  • seminar

    2013

    Georgetown University

  • conference

    2013

    North-American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society (NASM) at USC

  • seminar

    2013

    Board of Governors

  • seminar

    2013

    Philadelphia Fed

  • discussion

    2013

    AEA meetings in San Diego

  • discussion

    2012

    NBER Workshop on Methods and Applications for DSGE Models, Atlanta Fed

  • conference

    2012

    Applied Time Series Workshop at the St. Louis Fed

  • seminar

    2012

    Fordham University

  • seminar

    2012

    Bank of England

  • seminar

    2012

    Bank of Portugal

  • seminar

    2012

    Bank of Spain

  • conference

    2011

    AEA meetings in Denver

  • conference

    2011

    Midwest Macro Meetings at Vanderbilt University

  • conference

    2011

    Workshop on the Interaction between monetary policy and financial stability at the Norges Bank

  • conference

    2011

    Greater New York Metropolitan Area Econometrics Colloquim at UPenn

  • conference

    2011

    17th Conference on Computing and Finance

  • seminar

    2011

    CUNY

Editor
  • Associate Editor of SERIEs, the Journal of the Spanish Economic Association -- 2022 to present
Referee
  • American Economic Review
  • Quantitative Economics
  • Journal of Monetary Economics
  • American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics
  • Journal of Econometrics
  • Journal of Applied Econometrics
  • International Economic Review
  • The Economic Journal
  • Review of Economic Dynamics
  • Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
  • Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
  • Macroeconomic Dynamics
  • Economic Letters
  • European Economic Review
  • Canadian Journal of Economics
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • Bank of England Working Papers
  • Economic Inquiry
  • Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics
  • Oxford Economic Papers
  • SERIEs
  • Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics & Econometrics
  • The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics
  • Applied Economic Letters,
  • Finance Research Letters
  • Emerging Market Review.
Last update: June 30, 2022