Leo Krippner

Macro Research and Modelling


Leo is a Senior Adviser in the Macro, Research and Modelling team in the Economics Department. He joined the Research Team of the Economics Department in 2008. He has previously worked in the Reserve Bank's Financial Markets Department and in private sector funds management.

Leo earned a PhD in Economics at the University of Waikato in 2007 with a thesis that enhanced the popular Nelson-Siegel model of the yield curve and applied it to topics in finance and macroeconomics. He is currently working on developing the Reserve Bank's capability in the field of term structure modelling and macro-finance.

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