Luca Gambetti


Luca Gambetti is Associate Professor of Economics at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and Affiliated Professor of the Barcelona School of Economics (BSE). He is also an external member of RECent.

His research focuses on Quantitative Macroeconomics and Applied Time Series Analysis. He has published articles in journals such as the Journal of Monetary Economics, the Economic Journal, the Journal of Applied Econometrics and the American Economic Journal: Macro, among others.

Awards, Grants, and Honors
  • BSE Associate Research Professor appointment (2016-2023)
  • Ramón Areces Foundation research grant, "Hetereogenous Consumers and Public Expenditure Shocks" (2012-14)

Working Papers


Open Access       Giacomo De Giorgi, Luca Gambetti and Constanza Naguib

The Black and white differential in income and consumption dynamics

The Journal of Economic Inequality, February 2024, 10.1007/s10888-023-09618-1
Open Access
Open Access      |      Forthcoming   Mario Forni, Luca Gambetti and Luca Sala

Macroeconomic uncertainty and vector autoregressions

Econometrics and Statistics , 10.1016/j.ecosta.2023.07.002
Open Access
Luca Gambetti and Alberto Musso

The effects of the ECB's expanded asset purchase programme

European Economic Review, Vol.130, November 2020, 10.1016/j.euroecorev.2020.103573