European Central Bank

Ph.D. in Economics
from Goethe University Frankfurt, Graduate School of Economics, Finance and Management (GSEFM).

Research interests:
        Monetary Economics
        Empirical Macroeconomics
Financial Stability
        Macro-Financial Linkages        

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Research Papers


Key Determinants of Non-performing Loans: New Evidence from a Global Sample

with Roland Beck (ECB) and Petr Jakubik (EIOPA)

Open Economies Review, Springer, vol. 26(3), pages 525-550, July 2015

Other versions of the paper:

ECB Working Paper No. 1515, February 2013 (paper)

ECB Financial Stability Review, Special Feature Article B (pp. 132-139), December 2011 (PDF)


Working papers:

Economic Policy Uncertainty and Inflation Expectations
with Klodiana Istrefi (Goethe University Frankfurt)

Banque de France Working Paper No. 511, October 2014 (paper)
CESifo Working Paper No. 4294, June 2013 (paper) (previous version)


Work in progress:

Public Perceptions When Economic Policy is Uncertain

with Klodiana Istrefi (Goethe University Frankfurt)


International Credit Exposures and Macroeconomic Uncertainty