Christian R. Proaño

University Professor of Economics, Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg

I am a tenured Full-Professor of Economics at the University of Bamberg in Germany. I am also a fellow of the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN), a member of the Computational and Financial Econometrics (CFE) Network and a research fellow of the Centre of Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) at the Australian National University. Additionally, I am the spokesperson of the Doctoral Research Training Group “Bounded Rationality, Heterogeneity and Network Effects” funded by the Hans-Böckler Foundation at the University of Bamberg.

My main research interests are behavioral macroeconomics, monetary policy, macrofinancial stability and income inequality.

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You can download my CV in PDF format here. Check out also the website of my professorship at the University of Bamberg here.


  • Dec. 2021: My paper “Monetary Policy with a State-Dependent Inflation Target in a Behavioral Two-Country Monetary Union Model” with Benjamin Lojak is now out at the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control ! Check it out here.
  • Nov. 2021: Our new book “Unbalanced Growth from a Balanced Perspective” is out! Check it out here.