Előd Takáts

Senior Economist
Financial Systems & Regulation, Monetary and Economic Department

Előd Takáts has extensive experience in studying how macroeconomic and financial developments interact. As a member of the Financial Systems and Regulation unit, he provides analytical support for the international regulatory reform agenda. He also represents the BIS on the Basel Committee's Macroprudential Supervision Group, and on the Financial Stability Board's working groups, including the Derivatives Assessment Team. Furthermore, a visiting fellowship at the London School of Economics allows him to combine academic and policy work. Previously, he helped to organise the BIS's bimonthly and other meetings for central banks. His policy work has focused on emerging markets, particularly those of central and eastern Europe. Before joining the BIS in 2009, his career at the International Monetary Fund covered several departments and countries, the last one being China. He took part in surveillance and program missions, and in financial sector assessments. He earned his PhD in finance at Princeton University.

Fields of interest

  • Finance
  • International economics
  • Macroeconomics

Dec 2018

Other authors: Umar Faruqui and Wenqian Huang

BIS Quarterly Review   | December 2018
Sep 2018

Other authors: Martina Jašová and Richhild Moessner

BIS Working Papers   | No 748
May 2018

Other authors: Mikael Juselius

BIS Working Papers   | No 722
Mar 2018

Other authors: Bilyana Bogdanova and Ingo Fender

BIS Quarterly Review   | March 2018
Dec 2017

Other authors: Judit Temesvary

BIS Working Papers   | No 683
Dec 2016

Other authors: Judit Temesvary

BIS Working Papers   | No 600
Nov 2016

Other authors: Yavuz Arslan and Martina Jašová

BIS Papers   | No 89
Sep 2016

Other authors: Martina Jašová and Richhild Moessner

BIS Working Papers   | No 583
Sep 2016

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev and Agnė Subelytė

BIS Quarterly Review   | September 2016
Mar 2016

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev

BIS Working Papers   | No 549
06 Apr 2017

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.