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Karim BARHOUMI

Banque of France
DAMEP-DIACONJ
31, rue croix des petits champs
75049 Paris Cedex 01
Tel : +33 (0)1 42 92 94 85
Fax : +33 (0)142 92 49 50
E-Mail : karim.barhoumi@banque-france.fr
http://inbdf/gb/publications/chercheurs/Barhoumi.htm

Current Position

Economist at the Banque of France.
Research fellow at the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN).
Member of the team Working Group on Forecasting at European Central Bank.

 

 

Previous Position

Research fellow at the GREQAM, Université de la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II



EDUCATION

2007 Ph.D. in Economics, with Highest Honors (Summa cum Laude)
GREQAM, Université de la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II
Thesis Title : " Exchange rate pass-through in developing countries "
Advisors : Prof. Anne Peguin Feissolle and Gilles Dufrénot
Public Defense : Nov. 23, 2007

2002-2003 Masters in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics

1997-2001 Bachelor of arts in Economics and econometrics University of Tunis (Tunisia)


Research and Teaching Interests

Macroeconometrics, International Trade, Time series econometrics , Monetary Policy , Applied Economics, forecasting

Teaching

 

2008-2009: Teaching assistant in applied econometrics (Master level) , University of Paris1

2007-2008: Teaching assistant in applied econometrics (Master level) , University of Paris10 2006-2007: Teaching assistant in applied econometrics (Master level) , University of Aix- Marseilles II.
2005-2006: Teaching assistant in statistics and econometrics, University of Aix-Marseilles II
2003-2004: Teaching assistant in econometrics (Master level), University of Aix-Marseilles II
2003-2004: Teaching assistant in statistics and mathematics, University of Aix-Marseilles II

Publications

 

"How Structural Macroeconomic Shocks Can Explain Exchange Rate Pass-Through in Developing Countries? A Common Trend Approach."   Global Economy Journal (2009)

 

"Short-term forecasting of GDP using large monthly datasets: a pseudo real-time forecast evaluation exercise", with  S Benk, R Cristadoro, Ard Den Reijer, A Jakaitiene, P Jelonek, A Rua, G Rünstler, K Ruth and C Van Nieuwenhuyze. Journal of forecasting (2009)

-"Revisiting the Decline in the Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Further Evidence from Developing Countries. (Avec Jouini Jamel). Economics Bulletin, Vol. 3 (2008) no. 20 pp. 1-10.

-“Differences in Long Run Exchange Rate Pass-Through into Import Prices in Developing Countries: An Empirical Investigation. Economic Modelling Volume 23, Issue 6, December 2006, Pages 926-951

-“Exchange rate pass-through Into Import Prices in developing countries: An empirical investigation “Economics Bulletin, Vol. 3, No. 26 pp. 1-14. 2005 

-“Long Run Exchange Rate Pass-Through into Import Prices in Developing Countries: An Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Phenomenon?” Economics Bulletin, Vol. 6, No. 16 pp. 1-13. 2005.

Working papers

 

-Monthly forecasting of French GDP: A revised version of the OPTIM model, K Barhoumi, V Brunhes-Lesage, O Darné, L. Ferrara, B Pluyaud and B Rouvreau. (2008) Banque de France, Working Paper, #222.

-"Short-term forecasting of GDP using large monthly datasets: a pseudo real-time forecast evaluation exercise",  (2008), ECB occasional paper series N°84

-"Exchange Rate Pass-Through and Structural Macroeconomic Shocks in Developing Countries: An Empirical Investigation" (2007)  MPRA Paper No. 6573

-“Revisiting the exchange rate pass-through decline: further investigation from developing countries”. (With Jouini Jamel) Working papers n°2006-29. 2006.

-“Differences in Long Run Exchange Rate Pass-Through into Import Prices in Developing Countries: An Empirical Investigation. Working papers n°2005-26.

Seminars

-Economic seminars at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia (August 2005).
-Economics of Trade and Development Seminar Series at Research of School of Pacific and Asian Studies (Australian National University, September 2005).

Conferences and Academic Activities

-Les Journées de l'AFSE Annual Conference: Economic Development and Transition, Mai
2005, Clermont-Ferrand (France).

- The 4th International Conference of the European Economics and Finance Society on “Economic and Financial Issues in an Enlarged Europe». Mai, 2005, Coimbra, Portugal.

- The 14th Spring School on International Economics, Mai 2005, Aix en Provence, France.
- Visiting academic at the Economic Department of Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia from the period 1 June to October 2005.

- XVèmes Journées Séminaire d'Etudes et de Statistiques Appliquées à la Modélisation en Economie (S E S A M E) à Rennes 26 et 27 septembre 2005.

- International Business Research Conference. Athens 2005, November 11-13. -GREQAM Macroeconomic Workshop: Money-Macro and Finance at Aix en Provence, France, 9-10 December 2005.

-Les journées doctorales de l’ADRES, Marseille, 17-18 mars 2006.

-The “Journées” of the French Economics Association “Recent development in Financial Economics, Microeconomic and Macroeconomic aspects” at Strasbourg, France, 11 and 12 May 2006.

-The Third International Conference “ International Financial Integration, Monetary regimes and Macroeconomic Stabilisation” at Hammamet, Tunisia, 18 and 19 May 2006.

-The EEFS 2006 Conference on “European Labour Markets, Trade & Financial Flows and Economic Growth” at Crete on 18 - 21 May 2006.

-EDGE Jamboree, at Munich, 9-10, September 2006. 

-INFER Workshop on "Integration and Globalization: Challenges for Developed and Developing Countries" June 29-30, 2007, at University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.-

-“56th annual Congress of AFSE" September, 2007 at Paris La Sorbonne

Referee for Peer-Reviewed Journals

Economie Internationale; Economic Modelling; International Review of Economic and Finance; Bulletin of Economic Research, Journal Of Forecasting