Előd Takáts earned his PhD in finance at Princeton University in 2006. After graduating, he joined the International Monetary Fund's Economist Program and worked in the Western Hemisphere, the Strategy, Policy and Review, and the Monetary and Capital Markets Departments. He joined the BIS in 2009. He has worked for seven years on emerging market issues, organising confidential meetings for central bankers and preparing policy documents. In 2016, he joined the Financial Systems and Regulation unit, where his policy work focuses on global financial issues.
Fields of interest
- International economics
- Central banking
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BIS Papers No 73
Other authors: Torsten Ehlers
BIS Working Papers No 416
Other authors: Christian Upper
BIS Quarterly Review December 2012
BIS Papers No 67
BIS Working Papers No 385
Other authors: Kiyohiko G Nishimura
BIS Quarterly Review June 2012
BIS Papers No 57
Other authors: Agustín Villar
BIS Papers No 54
BIS Working Papers No 318
Was it credit supply? Cross-border bank lending to emerging market economies during the financial crisis
BIS Quarterly Review June 2010
- "Monetary policy spillovers and currency networks in cross-border bank lending: lessons from the 2013 Fed Taper Tantrum" (with S Avdjiev), Review of Finance, forthcoming. Also published as BIS Working Papers, no 549.
- " Age and inflation" (with M Juselius), Finance and Development, vol 53, no 1, March 2016.
- " A theory of 'crying wolf': the economics of money laundering enforcement", Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, vol 27, no 1, 2009.
- " Promotions, dismissals, and employee selection: theory and evidence" (with A Frederiksen), Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, vol 27, no 1, 2009.
- " Australian Bank and Corporate Sector Vulnerabilities" (with P Tumbarello), IMF Working Paper 09/223, 2009.
- " Interest rate liberalization in China" (with T Feyziouglu and N Porter), IMF Working Paper 09/171, 2009.
- " Tax rate cuts and tax compliance - the Laffer curve revisited" (with T K Papp), IMF Working Paper 08/7, 2008.