Andrew Filardo

Head of Monetary Policy
Monetary and Economic Department, Monetary Policy

Mr Filardo joined the BIS in 2002 and in July 2007 transferred to the Asian Office to focus on issues in the Asia-Pacific region. There he took up the role of Head of Economics for Asia and the Pacific in 2008. After five years in the region, he returned to the headquarters in Basel. Prior to joining the BIS, Mr Filardo served on the staff of the US President's Council of Economic Advisers, and was an Assistant Vice President and Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, where he worked for nine years. He also taught as an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Mr Filardo received his PhD in economics from the University of Chicago.

Fields of interest

  • Monetary policy
  • International macroeconomics

Date BIS research papers
Jan 2018

Monetary policy spillovers, global commodity prices and cooperation

BIS Working Papers No 696

Other authors: Marco Jacopo Lombardi, Carlos Montoro and Massimo Ferrari

Jan 2018

Effectiveness of unconventional monetary policies in a low interest rate environment

BIS Working Papers No 691

Other authors: Jouchi Nakajima

Jan 2017

The globalisation of inflation: the growing importance of global value chains

BIS Working Papers No 602

Other authors: Raphael Auer and Claudio Borio

Dec 2016

A quantitative case for leaning against the wind

BIS Working Papers No 594

Other authors: Phurichai Rungcharoenkitkul

Apr 2015

Prolonged reserves accumulation, credit booms, asset prices and monetary policy in Asia

BIS Working Papers No 500

Other authors: Pierre Siklos

Mar 2015

The costs of deflations: a historical perspective

BIS Quarterly Review March 2015

Other authors: Claudio Borio, Magdalena Erdem and Boris Hofmann

Mar 2015

Financial crisis, US unconventional monetary policy and international spillovers

BIS Working Papers No 494

Other authors: Qianying Chen, Dong He and Feng Zhu

Sep 2014

Monetary analysis and the global financial cycle: an Asian central bank perspective

BIS Working Papers No 463

Other authors: Hans Genberg and Boris Hofmann

Mar 2014

Has Asian emerging market monetary policy been too procyclical when responding to swings in commodity prices?

BIS Papers No 77

Other authors: Marco Jacopo Lombardi

Mar 2014

Forward guidance at the zero lower bound

BIS Quarterly Review March 2014

Other authors: Boris Hofmann