Title: Essays in Exchange Rates Forecasting
PhD Supervisor: Cédric Tille
Expected completion date: 2025
Currently a PhD candidate in international macroeconomics, Francesco graduated from LSE in 2020. His Master’s thesis focussed on the estimation of asymmetric and state-dependent impulse response functions to monetary and fiscal policy shocks in the United States. Subsequently, Francesco gained experience in applied macroeconomic consultancy by working for a private research centre in Rome. At present, his research is directed at the use of macroeconometric models for forecasting nominal exchange rates. Francesco is also passionate about monetary policy implementation, macroprudential policy and international liquidity issues.
International banking and finance
Monetary policy implementation
other work experiences
(2021) Quantitative Researcher at Centro Europa Ricerche S.r.l.
(2020) Consultant at Centro Europa Ricerche S.r.l.