Professor of Economics
University of Mannheim, Germany
November 2020: My ECB Sintra Forum paper, slides, and video on "Monetary Policy Challenges from Falling Natural Rates".
Media coverage: Bloomberg, Reuters, FAZ
July 2020: I've been elected to Academia Europaea.
Accepted for publication: Do Survey Expectations of Returns Reflect Risk Adjustments? with Stefan Nagel & Dmitry Matveev, Journal of Monetary Economics
New Report by the Scientific Advisory Committee of the German Finance Ministry: The financial transactions tax (in German)
New Report: Proposal for an Incentive Compatible European Deposit Re-Insurance Scheme (in German, coauthored with T. Büttner, J. Hennrichs, J. Krahnen & J. Rocholl)
Klaus Adam is also a Research Professor at the Deutsche Bundesbank, a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the German Ministry of Finance, a Research Fellow at the Center of Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and a Research Fellow at the Center for Financial Studies (CFS). He is Scientific Chair of the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN) and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Monetary Economics. He is also a member of the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences (HAdW).
Klaus Adam's research focuses on macroeconomics with a special emphasis on monetary and fiscal policy making, as well as on issues related to learning and the formation of expectations with applications to asset pricing and business cycle dynamics.