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Fabio Canova

Part-time Professor, Florence School of Banking and Finance, Director Training


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Tel. [+39] 055 4685 - 743  

Office: Villa Raimondi, VR031

Administrative Assistant: Francesca Elia

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Biographical Note

Fabio Canova is Professor of Econometrics at the European University Institute. He is also program director of the Budapest School of Central Bank Studies, Director of the International Association of Applied Econometrics, member of the scientific committee of the Euro Area Business Cycle network, a permanent research visitor at the European Central Bankand, since 2012, an editor of the Journal of Applied Econometrics.

In the recent past he has been program chair for the European Meetings of the Econometric Society 2014, a panelist of ANVUR in 2013, coeditor of the Journal of the European Economic Association from 2008 to 2013 and a referee for ERC, NSF, ESRC proposals. He has also held a ICREA research professorship at Universitat Pompeu Fabra from 2005 to 2012 and a chair in Monetary Economics at the University of Bern in 2008.

He has taught classes in numerous universities and given professional courses at the Bank of England, Riksbank, Bank of Italy, Bundesbank, ECB, Bank of Spain, Bank of Portugal, Bank of Hungary, Bank of Argentina, Banco do Brazil, Banco de Peru, South African Central Bank, Central Bank of Indonesia, Swiss National Bank, Banco de Mexico, Banco de La Republica de Colombia, Banco de Venezuela, Bank of Israel, Monetary and Banking Institute of Iran, Waifem, Central Bank of Chile, Central Bank of Korea, Bank of Albania, at the EABCN, at the Central Bank program in Genzersee, the IMF, the EU commission, the UK Foreign Office and UK treasury, among others. He has held consultancy positions with the Bank of England, the ECB, the Bank of Italy, the Bank of Spain and the IMF.

He has published over 85 articles in international journals and his graduate textbook, Methods for Applied Macroeconomic Research, has been published in 2007 by Princeton University Press and translated in Chinese in 2010. 

Research Interests

  • Quantitative Macroeconomics
  • Monetary Economics
  • Time Series Econometrics and Forecasting
  • International Business Cycles
  • Growth Policies


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