Rob Nijskens is a PhD candidate at the Department of Economics of Tilburg University, and a Junior Fellow at the European Banking Center. His research interests involve financial and monetary economics, with a focus on the banking sector, financial regulation and central banks. He works on empirical as well as theoretical topics, which mainly involve bank risk (individual and systemic), the effect of the financial safety net on bank behaviour and the involvement of central banks in financial stability. His work has been published in the Journal of Banking and Finance and the Handbook of Central Banking, Financial Regulation and Supervision.
- 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
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman