Assisstant Director Research, Swiss National Bank (SNB)
Dr Jean-Marc Natal has been deputy head of the reseach unit of the SNB since January 2004. He was previously a senior economist in the economic analysis unit of the SNB from 1997 to 2001 before joining the research unit in 2002. He had previously been a research fellow for the CREA institute at the University of Lausanne. He received his PhD in International Economics from the Grad. Inst. of International Studies (HEI) in Geneva (2002) where his doctoral dissertation was “Analysis of monetary policy using Bayesian Structural VARs".