PhD, Princeton University


Barbara Rossi is ICREA Research Professor at UPF and Research Associate at CREI. She is also Research Fellow of the Center for Applied Financial Economics (University of Southern California). In 2014 she received an ERC Consolidator Grant.

Before joining UPF, Prof. Rossi was Associate Professor (with tenure) at Duke University. She has held visiting positions at the Philadelphia Fed, University of California-Berkeley, ENSAE-CREST (France), University of Montreal (Canada), Atlanta Fed, UCSD, and Concordia University.

Prof. Rossi is Associate Editor of the Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Quantitative Economics and Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. She is a CEPR Fellow and member of the CEPR Business Cycle Dating Committee. She is also a member of the American Economic Association, Econometric Society, European Area Business Cycle Network, and the American Statistical Association, and a director of the International Association for Applied Econometrics.

Barcelona GSE Working Papers

Barbara Rossi, Tatevik Sekhposyan and Matthiew Soupre

Understanding the Sources of Macroeconomic Uncertainty

Barbara Rossi and Tatevik Sekhposyan

Macroeconomic Uncertainty Indices Based on Nowcast and Forecast Error Distributions