Jan Hannes Lang is a Principal Financial Stability Expert in the Macroprudential Policy Division of the European Central Bank. He joined the European Central Bank in 2012 and has worked on monetary policy and financial stability topics. During 2017 he worked on a secondment at the European Systemic Risk Board. His research interests include financial crises, the measurement of cyclical systemic risk, growth-at-risk applications, and the impact of uncertainty shocks on the real economy. He holds a PhD in Economics from the European University Institute, and Master’s degrees in Economics from the European University Institute and the Stockholm School of Economics.