Fabio Verona, Senior Research Economist, Research Unit

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00170 Helsinki
010 831 2464 (national)
+358 10 831 2464 (international)​
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PO Box 160
FI – 00101 Helsinki
010 831 2294 (national)
+358 10 831 2294 (international)



​Fabio Verona works as a Senior Research Economist at the Monetary Policy and Research Department, in the Research Unit. He is a macroeconomist with research interests in informational and financial frictions in the context of DSGE models.

He was a “Robert Solow” post-doc fellow at the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability (IMFS, Goethe University Frankfurt) under the guidance of Professor Volker Wieland. After being a visiting PhD student at Columbia University for the academic year 2009–2010, he obtained his PhD in Economics from the University of Porto in May 2011.

In his dissertation he analyzed the role of distortions in investment financing in the transmission of monetary policy, as well as the role of information costs in shaping investment and business cycle dynamics.



"Investment dynamics with information costs",
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 46(8), December 2014, 1627-1656

"Pervasive inattentiveness", Economics Letters 125(2), November 2014, 287-290

"Sticky information models in Dynare" (with Maik Wolters),
Computational Economics 43(3), March 2014, 357-370

"(Un)anticipated monetary policy in a DSGE model with a shadow banking system"
(with Manuel M.F. Martins and Inês Drumond),
International Journal of Central Banking 9(3), September 2013, 73-117

 Research papers


“(Un)anticipated monetary policy in a DSGE model with a shadow banking system” (with Manuel M. F. Martins and Inês Drumond),
Bank of Finland Research Discussion Papers 4/2013

“Lumpy investment in sticky information general equilibrium”
CEF.UP Working Paper nº 2011-02 and IMFS Working Paper Series No 55, 2012 
“Sticky information models in Dynare” (with Maik Wolters)
Dynare Working Papers Series, Working Paper nº 11, 2012​

“Inattentiveness: an alternative explanation of investment gulps”, mimeo, October 2011