Rossana Merola

Economist in the Economic Analysis Division, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)

Rossana Merola is an Economist at the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), in the Economic Analysis Division. At the ESRI, Rossana’s work focuses on developing macroeconomic models of the Irish economy as part of a joint project between the ESRI and the Central Bank of Ireland. Before joining the ESRI, she worked at the Economics Department of the OECD and at the European Central Bank. Rossana holds a PhD in Economics from the Université Catholique de Louvain-la neuve and one from the University of Rome Tor Vergata. Her research interests cover fiscal and monetary policy, DSGE models and Bayesian estimation.

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey