Andre Silva is a PhD candidate in Finance at Cass Business School currently visiting the International Monetary Fund. His main research interests are banking regulation and supervision, financial intermediation and access to finance. Andre's most recent papers examine the role of banks' strategic liquidity mismatch decisions on financial sector stability, the benefits and risks associated with financial inclusion, and the credit supply and real effects of bank bail-ins. In the past, he also visited the European Central Bank and the European Banking Authority where he was investigating the exposure of an European deposit insurance scheme to bank failures and the effect of bank capital regulation on access to finance of SMEs, respectively.
- Visiting PhD, Columbia Business School, Columbia University, United States, 2017
- PhD, Cass Business School, City, University of London, United Kingdom, 2014
- MRes Finance, Cass Business School, City, University of London, United Kingdom, 2013 – 2014
- MSc Finance, LUMS, Lancaster University, United Kingdom, 2011 – 2012
- BSc Economics, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal, 2007 – 2011
- Consultant, International Monetary Fund (IMF), 2017 – present
- Intern, European Central Bank (ECB), 2016
- Intern, European Banking Authority (EBA), 2015
- Professor Thorsten Beck, Professor of Banking & Finance
- Dr Pawel Bilinski, Reader
Working papers (2)
- Silva, A. Strategic Liquidity Mismatch and Financial Sector Stability.
- Silva, A., Beck, T. and Da-Rocha-Lopes, S. Sharing the Pain? Credit Supply and the Real Effects of Bank Bail-ins.