Alexander A. Popov
PhD, University of Chicago

Principal Economist
European Central Bank
Tel.: +49(0)6913448428

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Publications in Refereed Journals

[19] Do Credit Shocks Affect Labor Demand? Evidence from Employment and Wages during the Financial Crisis
(with Jorg Rocholl)
Journal of Financial Intermediation, forthcoming.

[18] Waking Up from the American Dream: On the Experience of Young Americans during the Housing Boom of the 2000s
(with Luc Laeven)
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 49(5), pp. 861-895, August 2017 (Lead article).

[17] Sovereign Stress and SMEs' Access to Finance: Evidence from the ECB's SAFE Survey
(with Annalisa Ferrando and Gregory F. Udell)
Journal of Banking and Finance, 81, pp. 65-80, August 2017.

[16] Gender Bias and Credit Access
(with Steven Ongena)
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 48(8), pp. 1691–1724, December 2016.

[15] A Lost Generation? Education Decisions and Employment Outcomes during the Housing Boom-Bust Cycle of the 2000s
(with Luc Laeven)
American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings, 106(5), pp. 630–635, May 2016.

[14] Monetary Policy, Bank Capital, and Credit Supply: A Role for Discouraged and Informally Rejected Firms
International Journal of Central Banking, 12(1), pp. 95–141, March 2016.

[13] Exporting Sovereign Stress: Evidence from Syndicated Bank Lending During the Euro Area Sovereign Debt Crisis
(with Neeltje Van Horen)
Review of Finance, 19(5), pp. 1825–1866, August 2015.

[12] House Prices, Home Equity Borrowing, and Entrepreneurship
(with Stefano Corradin)
Review of Financial Studies, 28(8), pp. 2399–2428, August 2015.

[11] Financial Development, Sectoral Reallocation, and Volatility: International Evidence
(with Simone Manganelli)
Journal of International Economics, 96(2), pp. 323–337, July 2015.

[10] Venture Capital and Industry Structure: Evidence from Local U.S. Markets
Review of Finance, 18(3), pp. 1059–1096, July 2014.

[9] Credit Constraints, Equity Market Liberalization, and Growth Rate Asymmetry
Journal of Development Economics, 107(1), pp. 202–214, March 2014.

[8] Credit Constraints and Investment in Human Capital: Training Evidence from Emerging Markets
Journal of Financial Intermediation, 23(1), pp. 76–100, January 2014.

[7] Venture Capital and New Business Creation
(with Peter Roosenboom)
Journal of Banking & Finance, 37(12), pp. 4695–4710, December 2013.

[6] Financial Dependence, Global Growth Opportunities, and Growth Revisted
(with Simone Manganelli)
Economics Letters, 120(1), pp. 123–135, July 2013.

[5] 'When the Cat's Away the Mice Will Play': Does Regulation At Home Affect Bank Risk Taking Abroad?
(with Steven Ongena and Gregory F. Udell)
Journal of Financial Economics, 108(3), pp. 727–750, June 2013.

[4] Venture Capital and Patented Innovation: Evidence from Europe
(with Peter Roosenboom)
Economic Policy, 28(71), pp. 447–482, July 2012.

[3] Cross-Border Banking, Credit Access, and the Financial Crisis
(with Gregory F. Udell)
Journal of International Economics, 87(1), pp. 147–161, May 2012.

[2] Interbank Market Integration, Loan Rates, and Firm Leverage
(with Steven Ongena)
Journal of Banking & Finance, 35(3), pp. 544–560, March 2011.

[1] Who Needs Credit and Who Gets Credit in Eastern Europe?
(with Martin Brown, Steven Ongena, and Pinar Yesin)
Economic Policy, 26(65), pp. 93–130, January 2011.


Evidence on Finance and Economic Growth
In Handbook of Finance and Development, Beck, T., Levine, R. (eds.), Edward Edgar Publishing (forthcoming).

Banks’ Love Story with Sovereign Debt: Causes, Consequences, and Policy
In The Future of Large Internationally Active Banks, Demirguc-Kunt, A., Evanoff, D., Kaufman, G. (eds.), 2017, World Scientific Publishing.

Financial Markets: Productivity, Procyclicality, and Policy
(with Frank Smets)
In Financial Innovation: Too Much or Too Little?, M. Haliassos (ed.), 2013, The MIT Press: Cambridge, MA.

Output Growth Variability: The Role of Financial Markets
In The Role of Central Banks in Financial Stability, Evanoff, D., Holthausen, C., Kaufman, G. (eds.), 2013, World Scientific Publishing.


Does Private Sector Participation Improve Performance in Electricity and Water Distribution?
(with Katharina Gassner and Natalia Pushak)
World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 6605, July 2009.