Torsten Ehlers

Torsten Ehlers

Senior Economist
Monetary and Economic Department, International Data Hub

Torsten Ehlers joined the BIS as an Economist in September 2011, after earning his PhD from the University of Zurich. During his studies he conducted research projects both at the Bank of England and the Deutsche Bundesbank. Prior to his PhD, he obtained a master's in Economics from Warwick University, United Kingdom, and a master's in Business Administration from the University of Dortmund, Germany. From 2013 to 2016 he worked in the BIS Representative Office in Hong Kong SAR. His research interests cover international banking, derivatives markets, shadow banking and sustainable finance. He is currently seconded to the IMF.

Fields of interest

  • Financial markets
  • International capital flows
  • Financial and banking statistics

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by Eli M Remolona, Frank Packer and Torsten Ehlers

in Financial Flows and Infrastructure Financing
Deconstructing ESG scores: How to invest with your own criteria
July 2022

by Egemen Eren, I├▒aki Aldasoro and Torsten Ehlers

in Journal of International Economics
Mar 2022

by Frank Packer, Kathrin de Greiff and Torsten Ehlers

in Journal of Banking and Finance
June 2021

by Frederic Boissay, Hyun Song Shin, Leonardo Gambacorta and Torsten Ehlers

in The Palgrave Handbook of Technological Finance