Neeltje van Horen

Senior Research Advisor - Monetary Analysis and Chief Economist Division


Neeltje van Horen is a Senior Research Advisor at the Research Hub of the Bank of England and a Research Fellow of the CEPR. Prior to joining the Bank of England she worked as a Senior Economist at De Nederlandsche Bank and as a Financial Economist at the World Bank. Neeltje has visited and worked at the International Monetary Fund, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Her research focuses on macro-financial linkages, international finance and global banking.

Neeltje has published articles on foreign banks, financial crises, international shock transmission, small business lending, sovereign debt and trade in a number of journals, including Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, American Economic Journal – Macroeconomics, Review of Finance, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, IMF Economic Review and the American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings.

Neeltje's selected academic publications

Foreign banks and trade, with Stijn Claessens, Journal of Financial Intermediation (2020)
The invisible hand of the government: Moral suasion during the European sovereign debt crisis, with Steven Ongena and Alexander Popov, American Economic Journal - Macroeconomics (2019)
When Arm’s Length is Too Far. Relationship Banking over the Credit Cycle, with Thorsten Beck, Hans Degryse and Ralph de Haas, Journal of Financial Economics (2018)
International Banking and Cross-Border Effects of Regulation:, with Jon Frost and Jakob de Haan. International Journal of Central Banking (2017)
The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization, with Stijn Claessens. IMF Economic Review (2015)
Shocks Abroad, Pain at Home? Bank-Firm Level Evidence on the International Transmission of Financial Shocks, with Steven Ongena, José-Luis Peydró. IMF Economic Review (2015)
Exporting Sovereign Stress: Evidence from Syndicated Bank Lending during the Euro Area Sovereign Debt Crisis, with Alexander Popov. Review of Finance (2015)
Foreign Banks: Trends and Impact, with Stijn Claessens. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2014)
Location Decisions of Foreign Banks and Competitor Remoteness, with Stijn Claessens. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2014)
Running for the Exit? International Bank Lending during a Financial Crisis, with Ralph De Haas. Review of Financial Studies (2013)
Decomposing the International Bank-Lending Channel during the 2008-09 Financial Crisis, with Ralph De Haas. American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings (2012)
Being a Foreigner among Domestic Banks: Asset or Liability?, with Stijn Claessens.  Journal of Banking and Finance (2012)
International Financial Integration through the Law of One Price: The Role of Liquidity and Capital Controls, with Eduardo Levy Yeyati and Sergio L. Schmukler. Journal of Financial Intermediation (2008)
Emerging Market Liquidity and Crises, with  Eduardo Levy Yeyati and Sergio Schmukler.  Journal of the European Economic Association (2008)
Foreign Banking in Developing Countries; Origin Matters, Emerging Market Review (2007)
The Price of Inconvertible Deposits: The Stock Market Boom during the Argentine Crisis, with Eduardo Levy Yeyati and Sergio Schmukler,  Economics Letters (2004)