doc. PhDr. Tomáš Havránek Ph.D.

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Position: Associate Professor
Field of interest: International Trade, Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, Energy Economics, Meta-analysis
Membership: Internal, Macroeconomics and Econometrics

Contact

Office: typically 314
Email: tomas [DOT] havranek [AT] ies-prague [DOT] org
Phone: Please contact me by e-mail
Personal web pages: http://meta-analysis.cz
Available: Tuesday, 4.40pm, room 314. Please always contact me in advance.

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Syllabi

Course supervisor

JEB004 - Ekonomie II
JEM169 - Master's Thesis Seminar for CSF I
JEM170 - Master's Thesis Seminar for CSF II
JEM001 - Master's Thesis Seminar I
JEM002 - Master's Thesis Seminar II

Teacher

JEB004 - Ekonomie II
JEM169 - Master's Thesis Seminar for CSF I
JEM170 - Master's Thesis Seminar for CSF II
JEM001 - Master's Thesis Seminar I
JEM002 - Master's Thesis Seminar II

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Organisation Memberships

European Economic Association, Meta-Analysis of Economics Research Network, Czech Economic Society

Education

2009-2013 Ph.D. (economics), Charles University
2008 University of Helsinki and Helsinki School of Economics (Erasmus)
2007-2009 M.A. (financial markets and banking), Charles University
2004-2007 B.A. (economics), Charles University

Job history

2016+ Associate Professor, Charles University, Prague
2016-2019 Advisor to the Board, Czech National Bank
2014 Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley
2011-2015 Senior Economist, Research Department, Czech National Bank
2009-2010 Junior Economist, Research Department, Czech National Bank

Extra activities

I have reviewed more than 130 manuscripts for journals including Nature, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Journal of Clinical Epidemiology (my reviewer profile). I also serve as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Economic Surveys.

Data and codes for meta-analysis
Publications in Scopus
Publications in RePEc
Citations in Google Scholar

Selected publications: JEEA, JIE (2x), RED, IMF Economic Review, EER, JMCB.
I am married and have four children: Kristína (2011), Daniel (2013), Filip (2015), and Lucie (2017).
My video blog at the Czech National Bank's website (in Czech with English subtitles).

Awards and prizes

According to RePEc I am currently the most cited Czech economist. I also rank globally among the 150 most influential economists and the top economists in my cohort.

  • Excellent Reviewer Award (2018, 2017, 2016) in Economics, Econometrics, and Finance by Publons (the service collecting data on peer review in journals).
  • Best PhD Thesis Award 2014 by the UniCredit & Universities Foundation (best dissertation in economics and finance in the 17 countries where UniCredit operates)
  • Economic Research Award (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, and 2012) by the Czech National Bank
  • Young Economist Award, first prize (2012), third prize (2011 and 2010) by the Czech Economic Society
  • Medal on Research and Development, first prize (2010) by the Global Development Network, World Bank
  • Olga Radzyner Award (2009) by the Austrian National Bank (best scientific work on European integration)
  • Karel Englis Prize (2009) by Charles University (best alumnus in social sciences)
  • Karel Englis Prize (2009) by the Czech Economic Society (best economic policy paper)
  • Bolzano Prize (2007) by Charles University (best student work in economics)

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

Please write your thesis in English and use LaTeX. For current topics see the Student Information System, but I also welcome your own topics in meta-analysis (especially publication bias), international economics (trade and FDI), monetary economics (transmission of monetary policy shocks), and energy economics (demand for energy and issues related to social cost of carbon). Send me your grade point average from bachelor studies.

Master theses

Please write your thesis in English and use LaTeX. For current topics see the Student Information System, but I also welcome your own topics in meta-analysis (especially publication bias), international economics (trade and FDI), monetary economics (transmission of monetary policy shocks), and energy economics (demand for energy and issues related to social cost of carbon). Send me your grade point average from bachelor and master studies.

If you are interested in meta-analysis, please first look at my papers on the topic:

Supervised Bachelor theses

all/awarded: 17/5
Awarded: Bc. Dominika Rečková, Bc. Jana Sedlaříková, Bc. Marek Hauzr, Bc. Petr Polák, Bc. Vojtěch Molnár

Supervised Master Theses

all/awarded: 17/0
Awarded:

Current Ph.D. students

number: 8
Mohammad Ali Elminejad , Mgr. Milan Frydrych , Mgr. Dominika Kolcunová , Mgr. Jindřich Matoušek , Matěj Opatrný MSc., Mgr. Petr Polák MSc., Mgr. Nikol Poláková , Mgr. Dominika Špolcová

Downloadable

Havranek_dissertation
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Partners

Deloitte
McKinsey & Company
Moneta Money Bank

Sponsors

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