Jean Barthélemy

Senior Research Economist, Financial Economics Research Division

Jean Barthélemy is a senior research economist in the Financial Economics Reasearch Division, which is part of the Directorate General Statistics, Economics and International. He graduated from ENSAE (2006) and obtained a PhD in Economics (EHESS - Paris School of Economics) in 2011. Previously, Jean Barthélemy was visiting assistant professor at Sciences Po Paris. His work focuses on macroeconomic theory, regime switching, monetary and fiscal policies and the operational framework of monetary policy. His articles have been published in journals such as the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and Macroeconomic Dynamics.

Current Position

Senior research economist, financial studies division (since 2017)

Previous Position

  • Visiting assistant professor, Sciences Po (2014-2017)
  • Research economist, monetary policy division (2007-2014)


  • Ph.D. in economics, EHESS-Paris School of Economics, 2011
  • M.A. in economics, Paris School of Economics, 2006
  • M.Sc in economics and Statistics, ENSAE, 2006

Research Interest

macroeconomic theory, monetary and fiscal policies, operational framework of monetary policy


Academic publications

  • «Illiquid Collateral and Bank Lending during the European Sovereign Debt Crisis», with V. Bignon and B. Nguyen, Economics and Statistics, forthcoming.
  • «Solving Rational Expectations Models», with M. Marx, in Shu-Heng Chen and Mak Kaboudan OUP Handbook on Computational Economics and Finance, Oxford University Press, forthcoming
  • «Trade Balance and Inflation Fluctuations in the Euro Area», with G. Cléaud, Macroeconomic Dynamics (2017), 1-30.
  • «Solving endogenous regime switching», with M. Marx, Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control 77 (2017) 1-25.
  • «A Two-Pillar DSGE Monetary Policy Model for the Euro Area», with L. Clerc and M. Marx, Economic Modeling, May 2011
  • «China as an integrated area? Magnitude and determinants of Business Cycles within China», with S. Poncet, Journal of Economic Integration, Vol. 23, N° 4, 2008
  • «Ampleur et déterminants des cycles d'activité en Chine», with S. Poncet, Économie et Prévision, N° 185/4, pp. 1-15, 2008 (in French)