Stijn

Stijn Claessens

Head of Financial Stability Policy and Deputy Head of Monetary and Economic Department
Monetary and Economic Department

Stijn Claessens represents the BIS externally in senior groups, including the Financial Stability Board, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the G20. Within the BIS, he leads policy-based analyses of financial sector issues and oversees the work of the Committee on the Global Financial System and other committee secretariats. Between 1987 and 2006, he worked at the World Bank in various positions. From 2007 to 2014, he was Assistant Director in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund. From 2015 to early 2017, he was Senior Adviser in the Division of International Finance of the Federal Reserve Board. He holds a PhD in business economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a master's degree from Erasmus University, Rotterdam. He taught at the New York University business school and the University of Amsterdam.

Fields of interest

  • Finance
  • International finance
  • International capital flows

Jan 2018

Other authors: M Ayhan Kose

BIS Papers   | No 95
Jan 2018

Other authors: John Ammer, Alexandra Tabova and Caleb Wroblewski

BIS Working Papers   | No 687
Nov 2017

Other authors: M Ayhan Kose

BIS Working Papers   | No 677
Nov 2017

Other authors: M Ayhan Kose

BIS Working Papers   | No 676
Aug 2017

Other authors: Eugenio Cerutti and Andrew K Rose

BIS Working Papers   | No 661
Sep 2016

Other authors: Eugenio Cerutti and Luc Laeven

BIS Papers   | No 86
Apr 2012

Other authors: Eugenio Cerutti and Patrick McGuire

BIS Working Papers   | No 376
Oct 1999

BIS Policy Papers   | No 7