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Claudio Borio


Head of the Monetary and Economic Department (MED)
Bank for International Settlements

Areas of expertise

  • Monetary economics and policy
  • Financial stability
  • Banking and finance

Short Biography

Claudio Borio is Head of the Monetary and Economic Department (MED), Bank for International Settlements. He has been at the BIS since 1987, covering various responsibilities in the Monetary and Economic Department including Director of Research and Statistics and Head of the Secretariat of the Committee on the Global Financial System and the Gold and Foreign Exchange Committee, which examine, inter alia, issues related to financial ability and market functioning. From 1985-1987, he worked as economist at the OECD in the country studies branch of the Economics and Statistics Department. Prior to that, he was Lecturer and Research Fellow at Brasenose College, Oxford University. He holds a DPhil and MPhil in Economics and a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the same university. Author of numerous publications in the fields of monetary policy, banking, finance and issues related to financial stability.

Selected publications

  • "Risk attribution using the Shapley value: methodology and policy applications" (with N Tarashev and K Tsatsaronis), Review of Finance, 2015, pp 1-25.
  • "The financial cycle and macroeconomics: what have we learnt?", Journal of Banking & Finance, August 2014. Also published as BIS Working Papers, no 395, December 2012.
  • "Capital regulation, risk-taking and monetary policy: a missing link in the transmission mechanism?" (with H Zhu), in Journal of Financial Stability, 2012. Also published as BIS Working Papers, no 268, December 2008.
  • "Whither monetary and financial stability? The implications of evolving policy regimes" (with W White), in Monetary policy and uncertainty: adapting to a changing economy, proceedings of the Jackson Hole Symposium, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 28-30 August 2003. Also published as BIS Working Papers, no 147, February 2004.
  • "Towards a macroprudential framework for financial supervision and regulation?", CESifo Economic Studies, vol 49, no 2, pp 181-215, 2003. Also published as BIS Working Papers, no 128, February 2003, and ICFAI Journal of Monetary Economics, volume II, no 1, February 2004, pp 7-35. Also available (in a revised and updated version) in F Milne and T Neave (eds), Current directions in financial regulation, conference proceedings. Reprinted as a seminal contribution to the literature in D Evanoff, G Kaufman and A Malliaris (eds), New perspectives on asset price bubbles, 2012, Oxford University Press.

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