Előd Takáts

Senior Economist
Financial Systems & Regulation, Monetary and Economic Department

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

  • Finance
  • International economics
  • Central banking

Date BIS research papers
Sep 2013

Capital flow dynamics and FX intervention

BIS Papers No 73

Other authors: Torsten Ehlers

Jul 2013

Credit and growth after financial crises

BIS Working Papers No 416

Other authors: Christian Upper

Dec 2012

The euro area crisis and cross-border bank lending to emerging markets

BIS Quarterly Review December 2012

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev and Zsolt Kuti

Oct 2012

Is monetary policy constrained by fiscal policy?

BIS Papers No 67

Other authors: Carlos Montoro and James Yetman

Sep 2012

Ageing, property prices and money demand

BIS Working Papers No 385

Other authors: Kiyohiko G Nishimura

Jun 2012

Countercyclical policies in emerging markets

BIS Quarterly Review June 2012

Oct 2011

International banks, new liquidity rules and monetary policy in EMEs

BIS Papers No 57

Other authors: Agustín Villar

Dec 2010

Cross-border bank lending to emerging market economies

BIS Papers No 54

Aug 2010

Ageing and asset prices

BIS Working Papers No 318

Jun 2010

Was it credit supply? Cross-border bank lending to emerging market economies during the financial crisis

BIS Quarterly Review June 2010

Date Speeches
06 Apr 2017

The risk of complacency and self-delusion

Article by Mr Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, and Mr Előd Takáts, Senior Economist, for the Eurofi High Level Seminar 2017, Malta, 5-7 April 2017.

Other authors: Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva