Krisztina Molnár has been an associate professor since 2011. She received her PhD degree in Economics from Universidad Pompeu Fabra under the supervision or Albert Marcet in 2006.
Krisztina has done research in monetary macroeconomics, expectation formation and adaptive learning, microeconomic theory, household consumption and income shocks. Her work on monetary economics has been included in the Handbook of Monetary Economics.
"Optimal monetary policy when agents are learning" (with Sergio Santoro) Europen Economic Review, Vol 66, page 39-62, 2014.
An excerpt has been published in Handbook of Monetary Economics Volume 3, Chapter 19, Edited by Benjamin M. Friedman and Michael Woodford.
PhD student Agnes Kovacs, placement University of Oxford, (Nuffield College 2015).
Krisztina has done policy work evaluating Norges Bank in 2008.
|Ormeño, Arturo, Molnar, Krisztina||Using survey data of Inflation expectations in the estimation of learning and rational expectations models||Journal of Money, Credit and Banking Volume 47 (4), page 673 - 699, 2015|
|Molnar, Krisztina, Santoro, Sergio||Optimal monetary policy when agents are learning||European Economic Review Volume 66, page 39 - 62, 2014|
|Molnár, Krisztina||Learning with expert advice||Journal of the European Economic Association Volume 5 (2-3), page 420 - 432, 2007|
- “Euler Equations, Subjective Expectations and Income Shocks”, Joint with Orazio Attanasio (UCL and IFS) and Agnes Kovacs (U. Oxford) (submitted)
- "On the perils of stabilizing prices when agents are Learning”, joint with Antonio Mele (U Surrey) and Santoro (Banca d’Italia) (submitted)
- “Economic Stability and the Responsiveness of Inflation Expectations”, joint with Zoltan Reppa (coming soon)
- “Screening Experts: An Example for a First-Best Contract”, joint with Balazs Szentes (LSE) (to be revised)
WORK IN PROGRESS
- “Is Impatiance Impacted by Natural Disasters?”, joint with Karlygash Kuralbayeva (LSE) and Po Yin Wong (NHH)
- “Effects of Weather Shocks on Household Formation and Dissolution”, joint with Karlygash Kuralbayeva (LSE) and Po Yin Wong (NHH)
Vienna Macroeconomic Workshop 2016
October 21st - 22nd, 2016
“Euler Equations, Subjective Expectations and Income Shocks” Joint with Orazio Attanasio (UCL and IFS) and Agnes Kovacs (U. Oxford)