Lev Ratnovski

Lead Economist, ECB (on leave from IMF). Working on fintech, liquidity, regulation, and crises.

At IMF covered Canada, China, Ireland, Korea, Mongolia, Portugal, Spain , Ukraine, and U.S.

CV

  • ECB, Lead Economist, DG-Research, 2018-present;
  • IMF, Senior Economist, Research Dept., 2010-present (on leave);
  • IMF, United States and Canada Desk, 2008-2010;
  • Bank of England, 2006-2008;
  • PhD, University of Amsterdam, 2008.

Publications


Working papers


Policy papers


Other policy work


Conferences and seminars; honors


Short Bio

  • Lev Ratnovski is Lead Economist at the European Central Bank (Directorate General Research), on leave from the International Monetary Fund (Research Department). He works on financial sector issues, such as fintech, liquidity, regulation, and crises. At the IMF, he covered Canada, China, Korea, Mongolia, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Ukraine, and USA. Mr. Ratnovski has published in Review of Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Economic Policy. His work has been cited by Bloomberg, Economist, and Reuters. Mr. Ratnovski started his career at the Bank of England after receiving a Ph.D. from the University of Amsterdam.

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