Deniz Igan

Deputy Chief, Macro-Financial Division, IMF

Deniz Igan is the Deputy Chief in the in the Research Department’s Macro-Financial Division at International Monetary Fund. Her research interests include financial crises, corporate finance, real estate markets, and political economy. Her work has been published in academic journals including policy-oriented volumes such as NBER Macroeconomics Annual and Economic Policy. She is a recipient of the IMF-Research Award for her innovative work on the Early Warning Exercise, a fellow in the EUI-School of Transnational Governance Policy Leaders Program, and a panelist in the Zillow House Price Expectations Survey. Deniz holds a PhD from Princeton University.

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey