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Ghent University, Department of Economics

Sint-Pietersplein 5, 9000 Gent, Belgium

bruno.albuquerque@ugent.be

Welcome to my web page!

I am a teaching assistant and PhD candidate at Ghent University. I am interested in empirical macroeconomics, monetary policy, and the interaction between household debt, housing markets and economic activity.

I will be available for interviews at the EEA meeting in Naples (6-7 Dec) and at the ASSA meeting in Atlanta (4-6 Jan).

What's new?

'One Size Fits All? Monetary Policy and Asymmetric Household Debt Cycles in U.S. States', Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming. [Online appendix] [WP version]

'Debt Overhang and Deleveraging in the US Household Sector: Gauging the Impact on Consumption' (with Georgi Krustev), Review of Income and Wealth 64(2), 459-481, 2018. [Supplementary material]

'Household Heterogeneity and Consumption Dynamics in the Presence of Borrowing and Liquidity Constraints', Applied Economics Letters, forthcoming.

Work in progress

'Time-Varying Supply Elasticities and US Housing Cycles' (with Knut Are Aastveit and André Anundsen).