Professional Activities

I  am currently the Scholar in Financial Services and Monetary Policy at the CD Howe Institute and a member of the Institute's Monetary Policy Council and National Council.


My research has been supported by the Social Sciences and Human Resources Council of Canada and the Bank of Canada's Governor's Award.


My research has been covered in The Globe and Mail, The National Post, CBC, CTV and The Economist.


I have received compensation for consulting, research or teaching from the following institutions:

                   CD Howe Institute                European Central Bank                   Bank of Canada

                   Federal Reserve Bank of New York            Center for Economic Studies (LMU Munich)

                   Universit├Ąt Basel                Deutsche Bundesbank        Fondo Interbancario di Tutela dei Depositi

                   European Banking Authority        Reserve Bank of New Zealand

I am an Associate Editor of the Journal of Financial Market Infrastructures.