Blog entries by topic

My research

Basel standards in LICs

Bank Bail-in: the effects on credit supply and real economy

Sectoral specialization: new measures, new results

Quo vadis Europe? In London, Frankfurt, Brussels and Paris

Quo vadis European Union?

Is there a natural resource curse in finance?

Competition and Regulation in Financial Markets

When Arm's Length is too far

The Palgrave Handbook of European Banking

Future challenges for financial regulation

Financial inclusion - measuring progress and progress in measuring

Nascent stock exchanges

Foreigners vs. natives: lending techniques and pricing

Bailing-in vs. bailing out

Keep walking: are borrowers willing to walk for their beliefs?

Long-term finance: the new financial development frontier

 

Other people's research and conferences

Capital buffers, loan growth and fragility

Interesting papers I have been reading - May 2017

Economic Policy Panel in Malta - April 2017

Rethinking the effects of deindustrialization

Competition and Regulation in Financial Markets

Emerging scholars conference - and the winner is...

Postcard from Cape Town

The Palgrave Handbook of European Banking

Interesting papers and events - December 2016

Finance and Development - the unfinished agenda

Economic Policy Panel in Florence - October 2016

Alternative finance - new opportunities or new risks

Some interesting papers I have been reading - August 2016

Long-term finance: the new financial development frontier

 

Research more generally

How to publish in finance journals

Economists in crisis?

A trend back to books in economics

 

Using my research to comment on current policy debates

Resolution frameworks matter even if they permit bail-outs

Bailing-in vs. bailing out

Interest rate caps in Kenya

Cross-border regulatory cooperation down under

  

Eurozone crisis and policies

Banking union at three: toddler with tantrums

Banking union passes first test

Fixing the Eurozone and Beyond

Bank Bail-in: the effects on credit supply and real economy

Macron gagne: not a triumph, but a wake-up call

AMC for the Eurozone - reviving a good idea

Quo vadis Europe? In London, Frankfurt, Brussels and Paris

Quo vadis European Union?

Another groundhog day in Greece

European banking - too late to grow out of the crisis?

Bailing-in vs. bailing out

Making the Eurozone more resilient

 

Politics

Helmut Kohl, 1930-2017

Macron gagne: not a triumph, but a wake-up call

A signal of hope from France

After the Brexit shock the Trump shock - what's next?

 

UK policy and politics, including Brexit

The UK conundrum of monetary and macro-prudential policies

More turmoil in British politics

Another election - another Brexit debate?

Gibraltar and Brexit

Brexit trigger - how much cake is left?

From Ms. Maybe to: yes, we may!

Fromg Great Britain and Narrow Minds

More on Brexit

Three days after the Brexit vote - some early thoughts

May you live in interesting times

 

Yes, economists have humour - sometimes!

Alternative fact of the month

Happy Holidays!