Laurent Maurin is Senior Economist in the Economics Department of the European Investment Bank. He works on analytical matters related to corporate investment, macro-financial conditions, the impact of regulation on banking activity, the European financial system and the policy mix in Europe. Before joining the EIB, he held various positions at the European Central Bank in the Monetary Policy Department and in the Economic Development Department. He also worked at the Banque de France. He has published several papers in peer-to-peer reviews, such as international finance, Macroeconomic Dynamics or Journal of Forecasting, on bank adjustment, the transmission of monetary policy, the analysis of credit supply conditions in the economy.