Ralph De Haas
Ralph De Haas is Deputy Director of Research at the EBRD. His main research interests include international banking, microfinance, and development economics. He is currently working on randomised field experiments measuring the impact of microfinance on poverty alleviation in Mongolia, Morocco, and Bosnia. Other research projects deal with internal capital markets in multinational banks, the effects of the global credit crunch on international bank lending, and the impact of foreign bank entry on small business finance.
He has published or has papers forthcoming in the Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Intermediation, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Economic Policy, Journal of Banking & Finance, Economics of Transition, and Financial Markets, Institutions and Instruments, among other journals.
Ralph holds a PhD in Economics from Utrecht University in the Netherlands.
Articles by Ralph De Haas:
Banking union: The view from emerging Europe
16 October 2012, 3127 reads
Financial stability in emerging Europe: The Vienna Initiative
4 April 2012, 6660 reads
Microfinance: Is it time to write off group loans?
23 December 2011, 7990 reads
How did multinational banks weather the previous perfect storm?
14 December 2011, 8716 reads
Running for the exit: International banks and crisis transmission
13 February 2011, 9127 reads
A wake-up call for bank lending standards
25 August 2010, 7487 reads
In defence of foreign banks
28 May 2009, 9635 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