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] 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, forthcoming.


[18] Do Credit Shocks Affect Labor Demand? Evidence from Employment and Wages during the Financial Crisis

(with Jorg Rocholl)

Journal of Financial Intermediation, forthcoming.


[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, 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