Előd Takáts

Senior Economist
Financial Systems & Regulation, Monetary and Economic Department

Elod Takáts earned his PhD in finance at Princeton University. Prior to his PhD he worked in banking, and developed an interest in international policy during his study and during internships at places such as the European Central Bank and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. After graduation, he joined the International Monetary Fund's Economist Program and worked in the Western Hemisphere and Strategy, Policy and Review Departments, after graduating from the Economist Program of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department as the monetary economist for China. His work included surveillance missions, such as Article IV and FSAPs, and IMF programmes. He joined the BIS in 2009. His policy work focuses on emerging markets. His research and analytical work covers broad financial and macroeconomic questions relevant for emerging market economies, as well as economic issues related to ageing and demographic change.

Fields of interest

  • Finance
  • International economics
  • Central banking

Date BIS research papers
Sep 2016

Exchange rate pass-through: What has changed since the crisis?

Working Papers No 583

Other authors: Martina Jašová and Richhild Moessner

Sep 2016

The ECB's QE and euro cross-border bank lending

BIS Quarterly Review September 2016

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev and Agnė Subelytė

Mar 2016

Monetary policy spillovers and currency networks in cross-border bank lending

Working Papers No 549

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev

Nov 2015

The role of debt securities markets

BIS Papers No 83

Other authors: Masazumi Hattori

Sep 2015

International monetary spillovers

BIS Quarterly Review September 2015

Other authors: Boris Hofmann

Feb 2015

Can demography affect inflation and monetary policy?

Working Papers No 485

Other authors: Mikael Juselius

Sep 2014

Cross-border bank lending during the taper tantrum: the role of emerging market fundamentals

BIS Quarterly Review September 2014

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev

Aug 2014

International monetary policy transmission

BIS Papers No 78

Other authors: Abraham Vela

Sep 2013

Capital flow dynamics and FX intervention

BIS Papers No 73

Other authors: Torsten Ehlers

Jul 2013

Credit and growth after financial crises

Working Papers No 416

Other authors: Christian Upper