Michael Brei

Professeur des universités - Banking and Finance
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Faculté des Sciences Économiques et Sociales (Bât. SH2 - Bureau 115)

Michael Brei

Professeur des universités - Banking and Finance



2018-present       Professor of Economics, University of Lille, France

2015-2018            Lecturer of Economics, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

2010-2018            Assistant Professor of Economics, University Paris Nanterre, France

2010                      Research Assistant, Bank for International Settlements, Switzerland

2009                      Post-Doc and Teaching Assistant, University d’Evry Val d’Essonne, France


2021-present        Vice Dean (International), Faculty of Economics, Social Sciences, Geography and Planning (FaSEST), University of Lille

2019-2021             Head of International Relations, Institute of Economics and Management, University of Lille

2018-present        Director, Master 1st year in Banking and Finance, Master - Monnaie, Banque, Finance, Assurance, University of Lille

2013-2018             BIS Research Fellowship, Bank for International Settlements

  • "Bank Intermediation Activity in a Low Interest Environment", with Leonardo Gambacorta, 2018
  • "Reserve Requirements and Capital Flows in Latin America", with Ramon Moreno, 2017
  • "Inequality and Financial Structure", with Giovanni Ferri and Leonardo Gambacorta, 2016
  • "The Distance Effect in Banking and Trade", with Goetz von Peter, 2013

2016-17              Consultant, Bank Financial Statement Database, Bank for International Settlements

2017-18                Ph.D. and MPhil Program Coordinator, University of the West Indies

2016-18                Academic Advisor for Banking & Finance, University of the West Indies

2016-18                Member of the Editorial Committee, Central Bank of Barbados

2014-15                Member of Department Committee, University Paris Nanterre

2012-15                ERASMUS Coordinator, University Paris Nanterre

2013                      Young Researcher in Economics Prize, Banque de France


2018                   Post-Graduate Certificate in University Teaching and Learning (2-year program), University of the West Indies

2015                   Habilitation (Accreditation to supervise research), University Paris Nanterre. Title: Financial Stability and the Banking Sector

2008                   PhD in Economics, Bonn Graduate School of Economics, University of Bonn. Title: The Role of External Shocks in Emerging Market Crises

2004                   Master in Economics, University of Bonn, 2004