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I am Associate Professor of Macro-Finance in Durham University Business School, at Durham University, external examiner at The University of Manchester and Theme Lead of Central Banking and Intermediation in the Centre for Banking, Institutions and Development (CBID). I am a member of the American Economic Association, the American Finance Association, the Econometric Society, the European Economic Association, the European Finance Association, the Royal Economic Society, the Euro Area Business Cycle Network, the International Network for Economic Researchand the Central Bank Research Association.

Research Interests

International Macroeconomics: 

monetary theory and policy; fiscal theory and policy;

sovereign debt; business cycles.  

Financial Intermediation:

macroprudential policy and systemic risk; bank lending, credit channel and credit cycles; shadow banking; household financing.

Asset Pricing and Behavioral Finance: 

topics in currencies, commodities, bonds, and the financial markets.


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Mill Hill Lane

Durham University Business School

DH1 3LB, Durham, U.K.


Latest news

  • September 2021 The 2nd Central Banking Workshop takes place in the 29th of September with the participation of Refet Gürkaynak (Bilkent University), Kasper Roszbach (Norges Bank), David Elliott (Bank of England and Imperial College), and Florian Heider (European Central Bank). Details of the programme are available here.