Bruno is a Senior Research Economist in the Macro-Financial Risks Division in our Financial Stability Strategy and Risk Directorate. Before joining us in 2019, Bruno worked as an Economist at the Banco de Portugal between 2006 and 2012, and then moved to the European Central Bank until 2015 (and between April and August 2019). Over those years, Bruno monitored the economic developments and conducted macroeconomic projections for the US economy. During his PhD studies, he did an internship in the Research Department at the Norges Bank.
Bruno’s research interests include empirical macroeconomics, monetary policy, and the interaction between private sector debt, housing markets and economic activity.
Bruno holds a PhD in Economics from Ghent University, and a MSc in Monetary and Financial Economics and a BA in Economics from ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management.