Ralph De Haas

Director of Research, EBRD

Ralph De Haas, a Dutch national, is the Director of Research at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He is also a CEPR Research Fellow, part-time Associate Professor of Finance at Tilburg University, and a Fellow at the European Banking Center. Ralph earned a PhD in economics from Utrecht University in 2006 and is the recipient of the 2014 Willem F. Duisenberg Fellowship Prize.

He has published work in the Journal of Financial Economics; Review of Financial Studies; Review of Finance; Journal of the European Economic Association; American Economic Journal: Applied Economics; among others. His main research interests include international banking and financial integration, development economics and small-business finance. He is currently working on randomised controlled trials related to financial inclusion in Turkey and Morocco.

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