Fabian Schnell

Fabian Schnell

Fabian Schnell


Research Assistant


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Main Focuses

Monetary Policy


Fields of research

Monetary Policy


Business Cycle Theory

Further fields of research

Public Economics

Applied Econometrics


University of St. Gallen (Economics):

09/2009 – 07/2014          Ph.D. in Economics and Finance

Thesis: "Heterogeneity in Macroeconomics and its Implications for Monetary Policy”

01/2010 - 01/2011           Study Center Gerzensee of the Swiss National Bank, Doctoral Courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics

09/2007 – 06/2009         Master-Level (M.A. HSG in Economics)

10/2003 – 09/2006         Bachelor-Level (B.A. HSG in Economics)


Exchange Semesters:

01/2009 – 06/2009         University of Gothenburg (Gothenburg, SE) 

07/2008 – 08/2008         London School of Economics and Political Science (London, GB)


Professional Career

05/2020 - today                Delegate for economic relations (Swiss National Bank, Zurich)  

03/2016 - 04/2020           Research Director & Senior Fellow (Avenir Suisse, Zurich)  

01/2012 – 12/2014          Research & Teaching Assistant to Prof. Dr. Reto Föllmi (Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic Research)

08/2009 – 02/2016          Project Manager (economiesuisse, The Swiss Business Federation, Zurich)

10/2007 – 01/2009          Teaching Assistant to Prof. Dr. Jörg Baumberger (Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen)


Teaching Activities

University of St. Gallen:

2019 - tody: Lecturer in Economics (Macroeconomics 1)


Chair of Prof. Dr. Reto Föllmi: 
2012 - 2014:     TA for International Macroeconomics (Compulsory BA Course) 


Chair of Prof. Dr. Jörg Baumberger:

2007 - 2009:       TA for Public Finance; Monetary Theory & Policy; History of Banking, Finance and Money; Real Estate Finance


Universitry of Zurich:

2019 - today: Guest-Lecturer CAS "Applied Economic History"