Department of Economics




Harris Dellas Long CV


Current Positions

         Professor and Co-Director, Institute of Political Economy, University of Bern, 1998-

         Member of the Foundation Board, Study Center Gerzensee, 2009-

         Research Fellow, Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

         Co-Editor, Open Economies Review

         Associate Editor, Journal of Money Credit and Banking

         Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2014- , Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis, 2013-, Bank of Greece, 2016-




Ph.D. (1985) University of Rochester

B.A. (1980) Athens School of Economics and Business (Greece)


Some recent publications:


         "Quantifying Confidence" (with GM. Angeletos and F. Collard), Econometrica, 86(5), September 2018, 1689-1726.


         "Optimal monetary and prudential policies" (with F. Collard, B. Diba, and O. Loisel), American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 9 (1), January 2017, 40-87.


         " Sovereign debt with heterogeneous creditors" (with D. Niepelt), Journal of International Economics, 99 (1), March 2016, S16-S26.


         "Fiscal multipliers in recessions," (with M. Canzoneri, F. Collard and B. Diba), Economic Journal, 125 (590), February 2016, 75-108.


Some recent working papers:


         Business Cycle Anatomy (with GM. Angeletos and F. Collard), R&R, American Economic Review.


         Public Debt as Private Liquidity: Optimal Policy (with GM. Angeletos and F. Collard), R&R, Journal of Political Economy.


         Austerity (with D. Niepelt), R&R, Economic Journal.


         The Dog that Didnt Bark: The Curious Case of Lloyd Mints, Milton Friedman and the Transformation of the Chicago Quantity-Theory Tradition (with G. Tavlas).


         Fiscal distress and Banking Performance: The Role of Macro-prudential Regulation (with H. Balfoussia and D. Papageorgiou).