Mgr. Jan Žáček Ph.D.

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Position: Adjunct Lecturer
Field of interest: Economic Modelling, Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics
Membership: External, Former PhD students, Macroeconomics and Econometrics

Contact

Office:
Email: jan [DOT] zacek [AT] fsv [DOT] cuni [DOT] cz
Phone:
Available: as agreed individually

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Syllabi

Course supervisor

JEM184 - New Keynesian DSGE Modelling

Teacher

JEM184 - New Keynesian DSGE Modelling

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Organisation Memberships

Česká společnost ekonomická

Education

08/2018 – 11/2018: Visiting Scholar, Columbia University in the City of New York (USA)
10/2016 – 09/2021: Ph.D. in Economics, IES FSV UK
10/2014 – 06/2016: Mgr. (MSc. equivalent) in Economics, IES FSV UK
10/2011 – 06/2014: Bc. (BSc. equivalent) in Economics, IES FSV UK

Job history

Czech National Bank
12/2018 – present: Economist (Macroeconomic Forecasting Division)

Charles University, Institute of Economic Studies
10/2021 – present: Adjunct Lecturer
10/2019 – 09/2021: Lecturer
10/2016 – 09/2020: Junior Researcher and Member of the Centre for Doctoral Studies
02/2015 – 06/2019: Teaching Assistant

Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Information Theory and Automation
10/2021 – present: Postdoctoral Fellow
01/2020 – 09/2021: Junior Researcher

Office of the Government of the Czech Republic
12/2016 – 11/2018: Expert Analyst (EU Economic Policy Division)

Teaching
2019 – present: JEM184 New Keynesian DSGE Modelling
2018: JEM027 Monetary Economics (seminar)
2017 – 2020: JEM111 International Macroeconomics (seminar)
2016 – 2017: JEM004 Advanced Macroeconomics (seminar)
2015 – 2016: JSB017 Statistics I (seminar)
2014 – 2016: JSB035 Introduction to Logic and Mathematics (seminar)

Researcher's identification
ORCID, RePEc, Scopus Author ID, Publons with WoS RID

Extra activities

Refereeing: International Journal of Finance and Economics, Prague Economic Papers

Awards and prizes

02/2021: Economic Research Award by the Czech National Bank
12/2018: Young Economist of the Year Award of the Czech Economic Society (2nd place)
11/2016: Karel Engliš Prize of the Czech Economic Society

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

Topics related to macroeconomics and monetary economics investigated by DSGE models, such as research questions focused on inflation targeting. Students are welcome to specify the topic on their own. Only theses written in English and LaTeX are to be supervised.

Master theses

Topics related to macroeconomics and monetary economics investigated by DSGE models, such as research questions focused on inflation targeting. Students are welcome to specify the topic on their own. Only theses written in English and LaTeX are to be supervised.

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Curriculum Vitae (academic)

Partners

Deloitte

Sponsors

CRIF
McKinsey
Patria Finance