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Tomáš Havránek

Senior Economist and Advisor to the Board
Economic Research Department
Phone: +420 224 412 671
Fields: monetary policy, international macroeconomics, meta-analysis
Education: Ph.D. (economics), Charles University in Prague, 2013

Work in Progress

  • Do Consumers Really Follow a Rule of Thumb? Three Thousand Estimates from 130 Studies Say “Probably Not” (with Anna Sokolova; web)
  • Habit Formation in Consumption: A Meta-Analysis (with Marek Rusnák and Anna Sokolova; reject and resubmit in European Economic Review)
  • A Meta-Analysis of the Capital-Labor Substitution Elasticity (with Zuzana Iršová; web)

Recent CNB Publications

Selected Publications in Refereed Journals

Other Information

Long-term research stays abroad: 
University of California, Berkeley, 2014
University of Helsinki, 2008

Awards:
According to RePEc he is currently the most cited Czech economist. He also ranks globally among the 20 most influential young economists and the top economists in his cohort.

  • Best PhD thesis award (2014) by the UniCredit & Universities Foundation (best PhD thesis in economics and finance in the 17 countries where UniCredit operates)
  • Young Economist Award, first prize (2012), third prize (2011 and 2010) by the Czech Economic Society
  • Medal on Research and Development (2010) by the Global Development Network, World Bank
  • Olga Radzyner Award (2009) by the Austrian National Bank (best research work on European integration)
  • Karel Englis Prize (2009) by Charles University (best alumnus in social sciences)
  • Best Publication Award (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012) by the Czech National Bank

Refereeing:
Reviewed more than 75 manuscripts for journals including the Journal of International Economics, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, and International Journal of Forecasting (reviewer profile). Regularly reviews working papers, dissertations, and grant applications for various institutions including the ECB.

Publications in Scopus
Citations in Google Scholar

Personal:
Married; three children: Kristína (2011), Daniel (2013), and Filip (2015).