Bank for International Settlements
Christian Upper is Head of Financial Markets in the Bank for International Settlements' Monetary and Economic Department and editor of the BIS Quarterly Review. He joined the Bank in 2005 as a Senior Economist in the Financial Markets unit, served as Head of Monetary Policy and Exchange Rates before moving to his present position in August 2009. Previously, he worked at the Deutsche Bundesbank. He holds a Doctorate in Economics of the European University Institute in Florence and Master degrees of the Universities of Edinburgh and Warwick. His research spans the areas of financial intermediation, market microstructure and macroeconomics, and has been published in academic journals as well as Bundesbank and BIS publications.
Articles by Christian Upper:
Financial crises are different!
28 October 2009, 14808 reads
Reichlin, Turner, Woodford
- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Helicopter money as a policy optionReichlin, Turner, Woodford
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji