Punnoose Jacob

Policy Research and Development Team
Reuben Jacob


Punnoose (alias Reuben) is an Adviser in the Policy Research and Development team in the Economics Department.

He obtained his PhD from Ghent University, Belgium in 2010 and was also an intern at the National Bank of Belgium in 2008-09. After the PhD, he pursued two years of post-doctoral research at Ghent and at the Chair of International Finance, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland before moving to Wellington in 2012.

Current research interests:

  • International Macroeconomics, Bayesian Estimation of DSGE Models

Recent Publications: