Timothy P. Bianco

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Timothy P. Bianco

Department of Economics

212 Quigley Hall

Allegheny College

Meadville, PA 16335

Phone: (814)332-3244

Citizenship: USA

Email: tbianco@allegheny.edu

Academic Employment

Allegheny College, Assistant Professor (2018 - )

Bowling Green State University, Instructor of Economics (2008 - 2009)


University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY)

Ph.D., Economics (2018)

Master of Science, Economics (2015)

Bowling Green State University

Master of Arts, Economics (2008)

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Economics and Finance (2006)

Research Interests

Macroeconomics, banking and corporate finance, international trade and finance


"Monetary Policy and Credit Flows" 

"Trade Flows and Credit Shocks in Global Supply Chains" 

"The Effect of Unconventional Monetary Policy on the Creation and Destruction of Credit" (with Ana Maria Herrera)

Professional Employment 

Research Assistant, Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER), University of Kentucky (2015 - 2018)

Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, University of Kentucky (2013 - 2015)

Economic Analyst, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (2011 - 2013, Summer 2014)

Research Analyst, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (2009 - 2011)

Graduate Assistant, Department of Economics, Bowling Green State University (2007 - 2008)


Oet, Mikhail, Timothy Bianco, Dieter Gramlich, and Stephen Ong (2013). "SAFE: An Early Warning System for Systemic Banking Risk" Journal of Banking and Finance, 37.11: 4510 - 4533.

Oet, Mikhail, Ryan Eiben, Timothy Bianco, Dieter Gramlich, Steven Ong, and JingWang (2013). "Systemic Risk Early Warning System: A Micro-Macro Prudential Synthesis" Handbook on Systemic Risk, Jean-Pierre Fouque and Joseph A. Langsam (eds.), New York: Cambridge University Press.

Gramlich, Dieter, Timothy Bianco, and Mikhail Oet (2012). "Weighting Methods for Financial Stress Indexes-Comparison and Implications for Risk Management" Journal of Financial Management and Analysis, 25.2: 1-14.

Federal Reserve Publications

Balasubramanyan, Lakshmi and Timothy Bianco (2015). "The Often-Ignored Regional Banking Sector" Economic Commentary, No. 2015-01. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

Bianco, Timothy, Mikhail Oet, and Stephen Ong (2012). "The Cleveland Financial Stress Index" Economic Commentary, No. 2012-04. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

Bianco, Timothy and Filippo Occhino (2011). "Household Balance Sheets and the Recovery" Economic Commentary, No. 2011-05. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

Haubrich, Joseph and Timothy Bianco (2010). "Inflation: Noise, Risk, and Expectations" Economic Commentary, No. 2010-05. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

Teaching Experience

University of Kentucky

ECO 201: Principles of Economics I (Summer 2016, 2017)

ECO 202: Principles of Economics II (Summer 2014 - Spring 2015)

ECO 391: Economic and Business Statistics (Summer 2015)

Bowling Green State University

ECON 200: Introduction to Economics (Fall 2008 - Spring 2009)

ECON 203: Principles of Macroeconomics (Fall 2008 - Spring 2009)

Honors and Awards

Gatton Doctoral Fellowship, University of Kentucky (2015 - 2017)

Luckett Fellowship, University of Kentucky (2016 - 2017)

Chris Moore Spirit of Innovation Award, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (2012)

Professional and Invited Presentations

Centre College, Economics Department (2017)

Kentucky Economics Association Conference, Western Kentucky University (2017)

Kentucky Economics Association Conference, University of Kentucky (2016)

Bank of Canada, Financial Markets Division (2013)

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Fifth Annual Risk Conference (2012)

Federal Reserve Board, Financial Stability Division (2012)

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney, Australia (2011)