Björn Richter



PhD, Goethe University Frankfurt

Björn Richter is Assistant Professor of Finance at Universitat Pompeu Fabra and BSE Affiliated Professor. Prior to this he was a post-doc researcher at University of Bonn at the Institute for Macroeconomics and Econometrics & Macrohistory Lab.

Awards, Grants, and Honors
  • 2021: BSE Seed Grant, "Foreign Capital and Household Credit Expansions"


Björn Richter, Moritz Schularick and Paul A. Wachtel

When to Lean against the Wind

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol.53, No 1, 5-39, February 2021, 10.1111/jmcb.12701
Òscar Jordà, Björn Richter, Moritz Schularick and Alan M. Taylor

Bank Capital Redux: Solvency, Liquidity and Crisis

Review of Economic Studies, Vol.88, No 1, 260-286, January 2021, 10.1093/restud/rdaa040