Gerba, Eddie

Dr Eddie Gerba  

Department

Position held

Research Fellow in Macroeconomics

 

Non LSE positions held

Bank of Spain

Visiting Research Fellow

 

European Central Bank

Consultant

 

European Parliament

Advisor

 

Experience keywords:

credit cycles; financial crises and markets; macro prudential policy; macroeconomic stability; monetary policy; risk modelling; securities markets

Research summary > [Click to expand]

Eddie’s research interests lie in the fields of macroeconomics and quantitative finance. Of particular interest to his research are the interactions and linkages between financial markets and the macroeconomy. This includes topics such as credit cycles, financial intermediation theory,financial crises, risk management, and business cycles.

His research has a strong policy focus, in particular on monetary, fiscal, and financial/macroprudential policy.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Banking; Consultancy; Financial Services; Policy and Regulatory Bodies

Countries and regions to which research relates:

European Union; OECD; USA

Languages:

Catalan [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]; Danish [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]; German [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]; Serbo-Croat [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Spanish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Swedish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Media experience:

Has written for mainstream press; TV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 6296

Alt email:

eddie_gerba@yahoo.es

Publications

2017

de Grauwe, Paul and Gerba, Eddie (2017) Monetary transmission under competing corporate finance regimes = Transmisión monetaria bajo regímenes alternativos de finanzas corporativas Ensayos Sobre Política Económica, 35 (82). 78-100. ISSN 0120-4483

2016

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2016) Policy options and risks of an extension of the ECB’s quantitative easing programme: an analysis IP/A/ECON/2016-01, PE 569.994. European Parliament, Policy Department A: Economic and Scientific Policy, Brussels, Belgium.

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2016) Assessing ECB quantitative easing: one year on: In-depth analysis IP/A/ECON/2016-02, PE 578.995. European Parliament, Policy Department A: Economic and Scientific Policy, Brussels, Belgium.

de Grauwe, Paul and Gerba, Eddie (2016) Monetary transmission under competing corporate finance regimes FinMaP working papers, 52. FinMaP, London, UK.

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2016) Interaction between monetary policy and bank regulation: theory and European practice Special Paper Series, 10. London School of Economics and Political Science, Systemic Risk Centre, London, UK.

Gerba, Eddie and Zochowski, Dawid (2016) Macroprudential policy in a Knightian uncertainty model with credit-, risk-, and leverage cycles ECB working paper, European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

2015

Gerba, Eddie (2015) Have the US macro-financial linkages changed? The balance sheet dimension The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gerba, Eddie (2015) The Fed’s rate rise may not provide enough of a boost to the financial sector to allow the US recovery to take off. USApp - American Politics and Policy Blog (23 Dec 2015) blog

Gerba, Eddie (2015) Financial cycles and macroeconomic stability: how secular is the Great Recession? LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbruecken, Germany. ISBN 9783659689116

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2015) Is globalization reducing the ability of central banks to control inflation? IP/A/ECON/2015-07, PE 563.476. European Parliament, Policy Department A: Economic and Scientific Policy, Brussels, Belgium.

de Grauwe, Paul and Gerba, Eddie (2015) Stock market cycles and supply side dynamics: two worlds, one vision CESifo working paper series, 5573. The CESifo Group, Munich, Germany.

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2015) Sovereign bond purchases and risk sharing: myth and reality of the European QE IP/A/ECON/2015-02, PE 542.222. European Parliament, Policy Department A: Economic and Scientific Policy, Brussels, Belgium.

Gerba, Eddie and Macchiarelli, Corrado (2015) Financial (in)stability, low interest rates and (un)conventional monetary policy: potential risks and policy measures IP/A/ECON/2015-01, PE 542.189. European Parliament, Policy Department A: Economic and Scientific Policy, Brussels, Belgium.

de Grauwe, Paul and Gerba, Eddie (2015) Stock market cycles and supply side dynamics FinMaP working paper, 45. FinMaP, Kiel, Germany.

2014

Gerba, Eddie and Pikoulakis, Emmanuel V. and Wisniewski, Tomasz Piotr (2014) Structural models of the wage curve estimated by panel data and cross-section regressions MPRA paper, 53975. Munich Personal RePEc Archive (MPRA), Munich, Germany.

Gerba, Eddie and Hauzenberger, Klemens (2014) Spending rises are more effective in expanding the economy by as much as 20 percent compared to tax cuts LSE American Politics and Policy (7 May 2014) Blog entry

Gerba, Eddie and Pikoulakis, Emmanuel V. (2014) The importance of cognitive skills in macroeconomic models of growth and development Working papers series, 10.2139/ssrn.2445882. Social Sciences Research Network.

Gerba, Eddie and Schelkle, Waltraud (2014) Household finance and the welfare state: a case study of the United States, 1980-­2010 The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2013

Gerba, Eddie (2013) The Fed must explicitly react to movements on the stock market if it values stability and wishes to avoid large consumption and output swings LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog (4 Jun 2013) Blog entry

Gerba, Eddie (2013) Reconnecting investment to stock markets: the role of corporate net worth evaluation Working papers, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), Rochester, USA.

Gerba, Eddie and Hauzenberger, Klemens (2013) Estimating US fiscal and monetary interactions in a time varying VAR School of Economics discussion paper, KDPE 1303. University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.

Gerba, Eddie and Schelkle, Waltraud (2013) The finance-welfare state nexus ACES cases, 2013.1. The American Consortium on EU Studies (ACES), Washington, USA.

LSE Research Online|

Collection of LSE research outputs

LSE Consulting|

Service providing unique access
to LSE's expertise

Create or update your
online profile
|

[access restricted to staff]

Research highlights|

Short articles about LSE research