Martin Larch has been with the European Commission since 2000. Before taking up his current position as economic adviser in the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs he worked as Desk Officer for Italy and was Deputy-Head of the Unit in charge of Public finances in the euro area and the EU. His earlier assignments at the Commission also include one as adviser in the Bureau of European Policy Advisers (BEPA) reporting to the Commission President.
His interests and publications focus on macro-fiscal issues, including in particular fiscal policy making in the EU.
Martin Larch obtained an economics degree and a PhD in economics from Vienna University and followed doctoral and post-doctoral studies at the Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna and the European Institute at the London School of Economics.
Articles by Martin Larch:
Stronger EU economic governance: A response to the critics
25 October 2010, 7467 reads
Stronger economic governance in the EU
14 October 2010, 8403 reads
Giavazzi, Portes, Weder di Mauro, Wyplosz
Reichlin, Turner, Woodford
- The case for 4% inflationBall
- Helicopter money as a policy optionReichlin, Turner, Woodford
- The banking crisis as a giant carry trade gone wrongAcharya, Steffen
- Everything the IMF wanted to know about financial regulation and wasn’t afraid to askBair
- Rethinking macroeconomic policy: Getting granularBlanchard, Dell'Ariccia, Mauro