Published papers

RAVENNA, Federico, VINCENT, Nicolas; «Inequality and Debt in Model with Heterogeneous Agents», Economics Letters, Vol. 123, no 2, Mai 2014, p. 177-182

LOMBARDO, Giovanni, RAVENNA, Federico; «Openness and Optimal Monetary Policy», Journal of International Economics, Vol. 93, no 1, Mai 2014, p. 153-172

LOMBARDO, Giovanni, RAVENNA, Federico; «The Size of the Tradable and Non-tradable Sectors: Evidence from Input-output Tables for 25 Countries», Economics Letters, Vol. 116, no 3, Septembre 2012, p. 558-561

RAVENNA, Federico, WALSH, Carl E.; «Screening and Labor Market Flows in a Model with Heterogeneous Workers», Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Vol. 44, no 2, Décembre 2012, p. 31-71

RAVENNA, Federico, WALSH, Carl E.; «Monetary Policy and Labor Market Frictions: A Tax Interpretation», Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 59, Mars 2012, p. 180-195

RAVENNA, Federico; «Optimal Monetary Policy and Model Selection in a Real-time Learning Environment», Economics Letters, Vol. 114, Mars 2012, p. 322-325

RAVENNA, Federico; «Why Join a Currency Union? A Note on the Impact of Beliefs on the Choice of Monetary Policy», Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 16, Avril 2012, p. 320-334

RAVENNA, Federico, WALSH, Carl E.; «Welfare-Based Optimal Monetary Policy with Unemployment and Sticky Prices: A Linear-Quadratic Framework», American Economic Journal-Macroeconomics, Vol. 3, no 2, Avril 2011, p. 130-162

“The Recessionary Impact of Stabilizing Inflation” in Recessions: Prospects and Developments, Nerea M. Pérez and June A. Ortega, eds., Nova Publishers, October 2009 (invited paper)

Vacancies, Unemployment and the Phillips Curve” joint with Carl Walsh, European Economic Review 52: 1494-1521, November 2008

Monetary Policy Choice in Emerging Markets: the Case of High Productivity Growth” joint with Fabio Natalucci, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 40:2-3, March/April 2008

Learning and Optimal Monetary Policy” joint with Richard Dennis, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 32: 1964-1994, June 2008

Vector Autoregressions and Reduced Form Representation of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Models”, Journal of Monetary Economics 54:7, October 2007

Asset prices and economic activity in an era of credible monetary policy“, India Economy Review, September 2007 (invited paper)

Menu Costs at Work: Restaurant Prices and the Introduction of the Euro”, Joint with Bart Hobijn and Andrea Tambalotti, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 121:3, August 2006

Optimal Monetary Policy with the Cost Channel” joint with Carl Walsh, Journal of Monetary Economics  53:2, March 2006

“Nuove e Vecchie Favole sul Tasso di Cambio: Modelli Economici e Random Walk”, joint with Francesco Cannata, Quaderni di Ricerca Osservatorio e Centro di Studi Monetari 61, July 1995


Working papers

The Impact of Inflation Targeting: Testing the Good Luck Hypothesis

Slow Recoveries, Worker Heterogeneity and the Zero Lower Bound” joint with Carl Walsh

Loan Securitization and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism” joint with Bart Hobijn

“Uncertainty and Business Cycle” joint with Matteo Cacciatore

“Measuring Nominal Rigidities with Everyday Reference Prices” joint with Nicoletta Berardi

“Time-varying worker heterogeneity and the incentives to hire: Evidence from the German Labor Market” joint with Immo Schott and Carl Walsh

“Optimal Policy Restrictions on Observable Outcomes”

Financial Crises as Coordination Failures