Peter Wierts

Senior Economist at De Nederlandsche Bank, Associate Professor at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Peter Wierts is senior economist at the Dutch central bank (DNB) and associate professor of finance at VU University Amsterdam. Previously, he worked for the European commission (DG ECFIN; 2002-2005) and the Dutch ministry of finance (1996-2002). He studied monetary economics at the university of Groningen and has a PhD from the university of Reading. His publications appear in mostly in policy oriented journals, such as Economic Policy, International Journal of Central Banking, European Journal of Political Economy and Journal of Common Market Studies.