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Juan F. Jimeno

Head of the Research Division, Banco de España

Juan F. Jimeno (PhD in Economics, MIT, 1990) has been Head of the Research Division of Banco de España since October 2004. Previously, he was Professor of Economics at Universidad de Alcalá (Madrid), Senior Researcher at FEDEA, and Lecturer at the London School of Economics. He is also a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR, London), of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA, Bonn), and editor of the IZA Journal of Labor Policy.

He has published several books and book chapters and papers in academic and policy-oriented journals, mostly in applied macroeconomics and labour economics issues, such as Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Prices, Business Fluctuations and Cycles; Consumption Saving, Production, Employment and Investment; Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance; Macroeconomic Policy and General Outlook, Wage and Employment Determination; Regional Labour Markets, Labour-Management Relations; Trade Unions and Collective Bargaining; Mobility, Unemployment and Vacancies; and Employment Policies.