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Elena Afanasyeva


  • Ph.D., Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt, 2014
  • M.Sc., Quantitative Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt, 2010
Current Research Topics
  • Macro Models with Financial Sector
  • Imperfect Information in Macro Models
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2017 - present
  • Afanasyeva, Elena, and Jochen Guntner (2018). "Bank Market Power and the Risk Channel of Monetary Policy," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2018-006. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Afanasyeva, Elena, and Jochen Güntner (2015). "Lending Standards, Credit Booms, and Monetary Policy," Economics Working Paper 15115. Hoover Institution.
  • Wieland, Volker, Elena Afanasyeva, Meguy Kuete, and Jinhyuk Yoo (2016). "New Methods for Macro-Financial Model Comparison and Policy Analysis," in Taylor, John B., and Harald Uhlig (eds.). Handbook of Macroeconomics, vol. 2A, pp. 1241-1319.
  • Afanasyeva, Elena, Felix Hammermann, and Rainer Schweickert (2007). "From a Soviet Past to a European Future? Political and Economic Developments in Ukraine," International Journal of Economics, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 119-141.
  • Journal of Macroeconomics
  • Journal of Monetary Economics
  • Macroeconomic Dynamics
  • Bank of Spain Working Paper Series
Last update: June 22, 2018