Thomas Drechsel is a macroeconomist and Assistant Professor at the Economics Department of the University of Maryland. His research focuses credit frictions in business cycles, various aspects of monetary policy, the role of commodities for emerging market economies, as well as real-time monitoring of macroeconomic activity. His work has been published in the Journal of Monetary Economics, the Journal of Finance, the Journal of International Economics and the Review of Economics and Statistics. Thomas is a German national and holds a PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
|Course Name||Course Title||Semester||Syllabus|
|ECON330||Money and Banking||Spring 2023|
|ECON747||The Macreconomics of Imperfect Capital Markets||Spring 2023|
|ECON330||Money and Banking||Fall 2022|
|ECON330||Money and Banking||Spring 2022|
|ECON747||The Macreconomics of Imperfect Capital Markets||Spring 2022|
|ECON747||The Macreconomics of Imperfect Capital Markets||Spring 2021|
- Earnings-Based Borrowing Constraints and Macroeconomic Fluctuations, , American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, December .
- Agnostic Structural Disturbances (ASDs): Detecting and reducing misspecification in empirical macroeconomic models, , Journal of Monetary Economics 117, 258-277, January .
Department of Economics
drechsel [at] umd.edu