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Tomáš Havránek

Advisor to the Board
Phone: +420 224 412 318
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)
  • A Meta-Analysis of the Capital-Labor Substitution Elasticity (with Sebastian Gechert, Zuzana Iršová, and Ansgar Ranneberg; web)
  • Firm Size and Stock Returns: A Meta-Analysis (with Anton Astakhov and Jiří Novák; web)

Recent CNB Publications

  • Natural Resources and Economic Growth: A Meta-Analysis, Czech National Bank WP 1/2016 (with Roman Horváth and Ayaz Zeynalov)
  • Do Consumers Really Follow a Rule of Thumb? Three Thousand Estimates from 130 Studies Say “Probably Not,” Czech National Bank WP 8/2016 (with Anna Sokolova)
  • Bank Efficiency and Interest Rate Pass-Through: Evidence from Czech Loan Products, Czech National Bank WP 9/2015 (with Zuzana Iršová and Jitka Lešanovská)

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 top economists in his cohort.

  • Excellent Reviewer Award (2016) in Economics by Publons (the service collecting data on peer review)
  • 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 (2012) by the Czech Economic Society
  • Medal for Research on 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 100 manuscripts for journals including Nature, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Journal of Clinical Epidemiology (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 (my wife is also an economist) with children: Kristína (2011), Daniel (2013), Filip (2015), and Lucie (2017).