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, 7317 reads
Stronger economic governance in the EU
14 October 2010, 8265 reads
Reichlin, Turner, Woodford
- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Public debt and economic growth, one more timePanizza, Presbitero
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen <