Nicolas Albacete

Nicolas Albacete

Research interests

  • Financial stability
  • Household consumption and saving behavior
  • The design and collection and analysis of survey data

Selected publications

Albacete, N., Fessler, P., Kalleitner, F., Lindner, P. (2021). How has COVID-19 affected the financial situation of households in Austria? Monetary Policy and the Economy Q4/20-Q1/21, OeNB.

Albacete, N., P. Fessler, and P. Lindner. 2020. Who’s Asking? Interviewer Effects on Unit Nonresponse in the Household Finance and Consumption Survey. In JSM Proceedings, Survey Research Methods Section. Alexandria, VA: American Statistical Association. 181-220.

Albacete, N., Fessler, P., Propst, M. (2020). Mapping financial vulnerability in CESEE: Understanding risk bearing capacities of private households is key in times of crisis. Financial Stability Report 39, p.71–87.

Albacete, N., Dippenaar, S. T., Lindner, P., Wagner, K. (2018). Eurosystem Household Finance and Consumption Survey 2017. Methodological Notes for Austria. Monetary Policy & the Economy Q4/18 – Addendum.

Albacete, N., Fessler, P., Lindner, P. (2018). One policy to rule them all? On the effectiveness of LTV, DTI and DSTI ratio limits as macroprudential policy tools. Financial Stability Report 35, OeNB, 67-83.

Albacete, N., Andreasch, M., Lindner, P. (2018). Verschuldung der privaten Haushalte in Österreich. Statistiken Sonderheft.

Albacete, N., Ritzberger-Grünwald, D., Waschiczek, W. (2017). FX household loans in Austria – a micro view on a macro issue. In: Banerjee, Fabrizio Coricelli (ed.). Crisis, Credit and Resource Misallocation: Evidence from Europe during the Great Recession, London: CEPR Press, pp. 237-260.

Albacete, N., Lindner, P. (2017). How strong is the wealth channel of monetary policy transmission? A microeconometric evaluation for Austria. Monetary Policy & the Economy Q2/17, OeNB, 32-53.

Albacete, N., Lindner, P. (2017). Simulating the impact of borrower-based macroprudential policies on mortgages and the real estate sector in Austria – evidence from the Household Finance and Consumption Survey 2014. Financial Stability Report 33, OeNB, 52-68.

Albacete, N., Fessler, P.,  Lindner, P. (2016). The Distribution of Residential Property Price Changes across Homeowners and its Implications for Financial Stability in Austria. Financial Stability Report 31/2016, pp. 62–81.