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Christian Zimmermann

Assistant Vice President of Research Information Services


Ph.D. Economics
Carnegie Mellon University

M.S. Economics
Carnegie Mellon University

Diplôme postgrade en économie politique
Université de Lausanne

Licence en sciences économiques
Université de Lausanne

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-8647
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:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Journal Publications

"Parenthood and Productivity of Highly Skilled Labor: Evidence from the Groves of Academe"
with  Matthias Krapf and  Heinrich W. Ursprung
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, August 2017, Vol. 140, pp. 147-175
Working Paper

"Academic Rankings with RePEc"
Econometrics, December 2013, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 249-280
Working Paper

"Author Identification in Economics, ... and Beyond"
with  Thomas Krichel
Schmollers Jahrbuch: Journal of Applied Social Science Studies, September 2013, Vol. 133, No. 3, pp. 461-475
Working Paper

"Measuring Unemployment Insurance Generosity"
with  Stéphane Pallage and  Lyle Scruggs
Political Analysis, October 2013, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 524-549

"Global Climate Change, the Economy, and the Resurgence of Tropical Disease"
with  Douglas Gollin
Mathematical Population Studies, February 2012, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 51-62

"The Economics of Citation"
Korean Economic Review, Summer 2011, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 93-114

"La dissémination de la recherche en sciences économiques: les "
Hermès, February 2010, Vol. 57, pp. 43-46

"Unemployment Insurance Generosity: A Trans-Atlantic Comparison"
with  Stéphane Pallage and  Lyle Scruggs
Annales d'Economie et de Statistiques (Annals of Economics and Statistics), July/December 2009, Vol. 95, No. 6, pp. 15-24

"The Economics of Open Bibliographic Data Provision"
with  Thomas Krichel
Economic Analysis and Policy, 2009, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 143-152

"The Economics of Open Access Publishing"
Economic Analysis and Policy, 2009, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 49-52

"Heterodox Economics and Dissemination of Research through the Internet: the Experience of RePEc and NEP"
with  Marco Novarese
On the Horizon, 2008, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 580-583

"Buying Out Child Labor"
with  Stéphane Pallage
Journal of Macroeconomics, March 2007, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 75–90

"On Voters’ Attitudes Towards Unemployment Insurance Subsidies across Regions: A Canadian Simulation"
with  Stéphane Pallage
Journal of Population Economics, June 2006, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 391–410

"Heterogeneous Labor Markets and Generosity Towards the Unemployed: An International Perspective"
with  Stéphane Pallage
Journal of Comparative Economics, March 2005, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 88–106

"Credit Crunch in a Model of Financial Intermediation and Occupational Choice"
with  Mingwei Yuan
Journal of Macroeconomics, December 2004, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 637–659

"International Business Cycles: What are the Facts?"
with  Steve Ambler and  Emanuela Cardia
Journal of Monetary Economics, March 2004, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 257–276

"The Canadian Treasury Bill Auction and the Term Structure of Interest Rates"
with  Lise Godbout and  Paul Storer
Journal of Banking & Finance, June 2002, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 1165–1179

"International Transmission of the Business Cycle in a Multi-Sectoral Model"
with  Steve Ambler and  Emanuela Cardia
European Economic Review, February 2002, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 273–300

"Voting on Unemployment Insurance"
with  Stéphane Pallage
International Economic Review, November 2001, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 903–923

"Forecasting with Real Business Cycle Models"
Indian Economic Review, January-June 2001, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 189–203

"International Business Cycles and Exchange Rates"
Review of International Economics, 1999, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 682–698

"International Business Cycles among Heterogeneous Countries"
European Economic Review, February 1997, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 319–355

"Marché suisse du logement et information"
Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, 1992, Vol. 128, No. 3, pp. 399–407

"Prix et rendements immobiliers: construction d’indices pour les années 1980"
Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, 1991, Vol. 127, No. 4, pp. 735-753

"Bien-être et qualité de vie en Suisse"
with  Vincent Crettol,  Lucien Gardiol,  Dušan Isakov, and  Jean-Bernard Racine
Revue économique et sociale, June 1990, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 93–104

"Les taux hypothécaires sont-ils responsables du niveau actuel des loyers?"
with  Jean-Christian Lambelet
Revue économique et sociale, December 1989, Vol. 47, No. 4, pp. 237–246