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Miguel Faria e Castro



Ph.D. Economics
New York University

M.Res. Economics
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

B.A. Economics
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Contact Info

Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Laura Girresch
Phone: (314) 444-6166

Other Publications

"Central Bank Interventions, Demand for Collateral, and Sovereign Borrowing Costs"
Banco de Portugal, Economics and Research Department, January 2015.

"The Portuguese Banking Sector During the Sovereign Debt Crisis"
with Matteo Crosignani and Luis Fonseca
Banco de Portugal Economic Studies, 2015, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 43-80

Professional Activities

Referee for Journal of Monetary Economics; Economic Journal; Economic Modelling; Review of Economic Dynamics; Journal of Empirical Finance; Canadian Journal of Economics-Revue Canadienne d'Economique; Journal of Economic Theory; Review of Economic Studies; Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control; Economic Modelling; Journal of Banking & Finance; American Economic Review; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review; Fundacao Francisco Manuel dos Santos; Macroeconomic Dynamics; American Economic Journal-Macroeconomics; International Journal of Central Banking


2020 - Macroeconomics Seminar (ITAM) ; Macroeconomics Seminar (Banco de Mexico)

2019 - National Tax Association (Tampa, FL) ; Joint Central Banker's Conference (FRB Atlanta) ; 2nd Meeting of the Central Bank Research Association (CEBRA) (NY Fed and Columbia University, New York) ; Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Economic Journal (University of Evora) ; 2nd China International Conference on Macroeconomics (Peking University HSBC Business School (Shenzhen)) ; 11th Tsinghua Macro Workshop (Tsinghua University) ; Economics Seminar (DePaul University) ; Macro Seminar (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance) ; Macro Seminar (European University Institute) ; Macro Seminar (Paris School of Economics) ; Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics (FRB Dallas) ; Theories and Methods in Macroeconomics (University of Nuremberg) ; ASSA/AEA (Atlanta)

2018 - Latin American Meetings of the Econometric Society (Guayaquil, Ecuador) ; Macroeconomics Seminar (Johns Hopkins SAIS) ; System Committee on Financial Institutions (FRB Philadelphia) ; NBER DSGE Workshop (FRB Chicago) ; ITAM Finance Conference (ITAM) ; Konstanz Seminar on Monetary Theory and Policy (Konstanz, Germany) ; Federal Reserve System Committee on Macroeconomics; HULM Workshop (FRB St Louis) ; Midwest Finance Association (San Antonio) ; Nonlinear Models in Macroeconomics and Finance for an Unstable World (Norges Bank) ; Economia Viva Forum, sponsored by Banco de Portugal

2017 - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia; European Central Bank Conference on Fiscal Policy; University of Lisbon (ISEG); FRB Kansas City CADRE High Performance Computing Conference; FRB Chicago Macroeconomics System Conference; The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; FRB St. Louis; Federal Reserve System on Macroeconomics (FRB Chicago) ; EFEL (NBER Summer Institute) ; 11th PEJ Meetings (Vila Real) ; SED (Edinburgh) ; CEPR Macro Model Comparison Research Conference; Chicago Financial Institutions Conference; NYU; Nova SBE; European Central Bank; Notre Dame; Cornell; Cambridge; London Business School; MIT Sloan; Minnesota; Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Georgetown; London School of Economics; UT Austin McCombs; FRB San Francisco; Indiana U Kelley

2016 - Yale Program on Financial Stability ; ASSA/AFA (San Francisco) ; New York University; Banco de Portugal; NYU Stern; U Amsterdam; EconCon Princeton ; 10th PEJ Meetings (Coimbra)

2015 - Conference on Endogenous Financial Networks (Banque de France-Cleveland Fed) ; NYU ; 10th EGSC (WUSTL) ; The Portuguese Treasury and Government Debt Agency (IGCP); 9th PEJ Meetings (Angra do Heroismo) ; Cowles Foundation Conference on General Equilibrium, SED (Warsaw)

2014 - New York University ; 9th EGSC (WUSTL)

2013 - Statis in Paris Conference (ENSAE, Paris) ; New York University (NYU)