prof. Roman Horváth, Ph.D.

prof. Roman Horváth, Ph.D.


  • Vědecká rada
  • Katedra makroekonomie a ekonometrie


Telefon: +420 222 112 317

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Místnost: č. O409, Opletalova 26

ResearchID: G-7344-2014

Scopus Author ID: 8421423300

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-9036-9746


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Roman Horvath is a Professor at the Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague. He served as the Head of Research Unit and Advisor to the Board at the Czech National Bank and as the President of Czech Economic Society. He has published in the Journal of International EconomicsIMF Economic ReviewJournal of Money, Credit and Banking(2x) and World Bank Economic Review, among many other journals. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Czech Journal of Economics and Finance, Associate Editor of Open Economies Review and Associate Editor of Journal of Financial Stability. He served as the consultant to a number of different institutions, including the European Parliament (a member of Monetary Experts Panel of the European Parliament) and World Bank.


2004-2008 Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (PhD.)
2002-2004 Central European University, Department of Economics, Budapest, Hungary (M.A.)
1999-2002 Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (Bc.)

Additional Academic Training - summer schools, courses, workshops:
International Monetary Fund, Georgetown University, Southern Illinois University, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Bank of England, Swiss National Bank, Austrian National Bank, University of Salento, CEMFI, Universidade do Minho

Odborná praxe

Main position:
Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (2011+)
- Deputy Director (from 1/2011) & Professor (6/2017+) & Head, Department of Macroeconomics and Econometrics (4/2019+)
- Head, Department of European Economic Integration and Economic Policy (4/2015-3/2019)
- Associate Professor (5/2012-6/2017)
- Assistant Professor (12/2010-4/2012)

Czech National Bank (2004-2010):
– Head of Research Unit and Adviser to the Bank Board,
Research and Financial Stability Department (Oct. 2009-Nov. 2010)
– Deputy Head of Research Unit,
Research and Financial Stability Department (Oct. 2007-Sept. 2009)
– Senior Economist,
Research Department (March 2007-Sept. 2007)
– Head of Monetary Analysis Unit,
Monetary and Statistics Department (Sept. 2005-Feb. 2007)
– Junior Analyst,
Monetary and Statistics Department (Aug. 2004-Aug. 2005)

Other current, visiting, short-term and past part-time positions:
World Bank
Department of Econometrics, Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Czech Academy of Sciences
Institute of Economic Research, Slovak Academy of Sciences
Masaryk University
Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies
Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius
University of Economics, Bratislava
National Bank of Slovakia
Central Bank of Hungary
Czech National Bank

2010 Cena za nejlepší disertaci, European Association of Comparative Economic Studies (EACES)
2007-2010 Cena za nejlepší výzkum ČNB (2007, 2009, 2010)
2006 Cena Karla Engliše (ČSE)
2006 Mladý ekonom (ČSE), 2. místo
2004 Mladý ekonom (ČSE), 3. místo
2003 Central European University, Full University Fellowship
2003 Cena Alumni IES
2002 Mladý ekonom (ČSE), 3. místo

JEM116 - Applied Econometrics
JEM177 - Intermediate Macroeconomics I
JEB114 - Macroeconomics I
JEB115 - Macroeconomics II
JED414 - Quantitative Methods in Macroeconomics and Finance I
JED415 - Quantitative Methods in Macroeconomics and Finance II

Bakalářské práce

See the topics for M.A. theses below.

Diplomové práce

Empirical investigations in the following broadly defined areas are welcomed.

1) Central banking
2) Financial stability
3) Financial development
4) Natural resource curse
5) Wealth inequality

More specific suggestions I am willing to supervise are listed below:
What determines financial inclusion around the globe?
Does financial development promote growth only in countries with high quality institutions?
Can macroprudential policies curb house price booms? International evidence
Financial development and wealth inequality: Panel data evidence
Natural catastrophes and access to finance

2019–21 Czech Science Foundation (GACR) “Central Bank Governance: Transparency and Communication after the Crisis”, Principal Investigator
2012–14 Czech Science Foundation (GACR) “Quantitative Modelling of Monetary and Fiscal Policies after the Crisis”, Principal Investigator
2011–13 Czech Science Foundation (GACR) “Monetary Policy, Financial Stability and Financial Crisis”, Principal Investigator
2010–11 Czech Science Foundation (GACR) “The Effects of Monetary Policy Transparency”, Principal Investigator
2007 Global Development Network RSS – World Bank, Principal Investigator

Měnová politika, politická ekonomie, finanční instituce