Glöckler, Gabriel


Current position

Principal Adviser

Fields of interest

Public Economics,
Other Special Topics


Other current responsibilities
  • 2020-
    Co-lead of the Research and Policy Network on central bank communications of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
  • 2013-
    Visiting Professor, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
  • 1996-1997
    M.A. European Studies, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
  • 1993-1996
    M.A. (Oxon) Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Professional experience
  • 2016-
    Senior Manager (Principal Adviser), Directorate General Communications, European Central Bank
  • 2013-2016
    Head of Division, Directorate General Secretariat, European Central Bank, Assistant Secretary to the ECB's Executive Board and Governing Council
  • 2009-2013
    Deputy Head of Division, EU Institutions Division, Directorate General International and European Relations, European Central Bank
  • 2011-2013
    Member of the Economic Policy Committee of the EU
  • 2003-2009
    Counsellor to the Vice-President, Counsel to the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • 1999-2003
    (Senior) Economist, European Relations Division, Directorate General International and European Relations, European Central Bank
  • 1997-1998
    Academic Assistant, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
Teaching experience
  • 2013-
    EMU and Euro Area Governance, Department of European Political and Governance Studies, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
  • 2017
    Oxford University Business Economics Programme
  • 2003
    University of of Applied Sciences of Deutsche Bundesbank

Journal publications

Glöckler, G., Lindner, J. & Salines, M.
Explaining the sudden creation of a banking supervisor for the euro area
Journal of European Public Policy, Vol. 23, No.9
Glöckler, G., Yiangou, J. & O’Keeffe, M.
'Tough love' - How the ECB’s monetary financing prohibition pushes deeper euro area integration”
Journal of European Integration, Vol. 35. No.3
Glöckler, G., Salines, M. & Truchlewski, Z.
Existential Crisis, Incremental Response: The Eurozone’s Dual Institutional Evolution 2007-2011
Journal of European Public Policy, Vol. 19, No. 5
Glöckler, G. & Garcia Herrero, A.
L'Amérique latine face à la mondialisation: union monétaire régionale ou dollarisation?
Problèmes d'Amérique latine, No. 41, La documentation Française, Paris
Glöckler, G.
A ‘Single Voice’ for Europe’s Single Currency?
Current Politics and Economics of Europe, Vol. 8, No.2: pp. 187-206

Other publications

Glöckler, G., Junius, L., Scappucci, G., Usherwood, S. & Vassallo, J.
Guide to EU Policies
Blackstone Press Limited, London
Glöckler, G.
Jahrbuch der Europäischen Integration 2019
Glöckler, G.
Jahrbuch der Europäischen Integration 2018
Glöckler, G.
Die Wirtschafts- und Währungspolitik - Vorbemerkungen zu den Artikeln 119-144 AUEV
Europäisches Unionsrecht, 7. Auflage, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden
Glöckler, G.
Wege aus der Krise – die Zukunft der Eurozone
Griechenland und die Lehren für die Euro-Zone, Loccumer Protokolle, 12/11
Glöckler, G. & Truchlewski, Z.
From polyphony to harmony? The external representation of EMU
The EU in International Fora – Lessons for the Union’s External Representation after Lisbon, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden
Glöckler, G.
Euro area economic governance and the financial crisis: Flash in the pan or new quality?
After the Crisis: A new socio-economic settlement for the EU
Glöckler, G.
From Take-off to Cruising Altitude: Management Reform and Organizational Change of the European Central Bank
Management Reforms in International Organizations, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden
Glöckler, G.
Reflections on decision-making in the Governing Council of the ECB – the case of the adjustment of voting modalities in the Governing Council
Institutionalization of international negotiation systems, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research
Glöckler, G.
Why ‘more’ is not always ‘better’: information availability and central bank transparency
Governance and Legitimacy in EMU, European University Institute, Florence
Glöckler, G.; Bitterlich, M.T., Gardt , M.
Beyond expert circles: Measuring central banks’ engagement with the wider public
paper presented at the 16th Biennial Conference of the EU Studies Association, Denver, 2019
Glöckler, G.
Keep perspective, keep it simple, keep it real
Graduation speech for the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Glöckler, G.
Communicating Europe: lessons from the Brexit campaign
paper presented at the 15th Biennial EU Studies Association Conference, Miami, May 2017
Glöckler, G.
"Engage, explain and convince" - Recent trends in communication and transparency of the European Central Bank
paper presented at the conference "The ECB in the Institutional, Political, and Economic Framework of the Post-crisis EU", Salzburg, Austria
Glöckler, G.
Money and Trust: Politics and Markets – Why Everything Should Communicate
TEDx event "Everything Communicates" Frankfurt am Main
Glöckler, G.
ECB External Policy - Evolution or Revolution?
EU Focus, No. 11/1998
Glöckler, G.
The euro and the politics of international monetary relations
Manchester University Working Paper No. 2/98, European Policy Research Unit, University of Manchester