Roman Horvath

Roman Horvath is Professor at Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague. He served as the Head of Research Unit and Advisor to the Board at the Czech National Bank and as the President of Czech Economic Society. Currently, he is a member of Monetary Experts Panel of the European Parliament. He has published in the Journal of International Economics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking and World Bank Economic Review, among other journals. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Czech Journal of Economics and Finance (IF=0.56), Associate Editor of Open Economies Review (IF=1.36) and Associate Editor of Journal of Financial Stability (IF=2.032).


Appointed Associate Editor of Journal of Financial Stability

The special issue on "Challenges to Financial Stability in Europe", which I co-edited, published in Journal of Financial Stability as a part of June issue

Finance and Growth paper published in the World Bank Economic Review

Natural Resources and Economic Growth: The Research Evidence, column for the Global Development Network blog

Guest editor, special issue on The Risks to Macroeconomic and Financial Stability published in Economic Systems

Design and sequencing of exit from non-standard monetary policy measures: What should the ECB “new normal” look like? , paper for the Monetary Dialogue between ECB and European Parliament

Visiting Fellow, Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies, Regensburg, January-February 2018

Financial Development, Rule of Law and Wealth Inequality, Bank of Finland Institute of Transition, Discussion Paper No. 12/2017 (featured on

Visiting Professor, Université Paris Nanterre, October 2017

What Type of Finance Matters for Growth?, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, No. 7645

______________________________________________Painting by Antonie Brandeis, late 19th century