Schepens, Glenn



Financial Research

Current position

Senior Economist

Fields of interest

Financial Economics


  • 2008-2013
    PhD., Financial Economics, Ghent University, Belgium
  • 2007-2008
    M.A. Banking & Finance, Ghent University , Belgium
Professional experience
  • 2015-
    Economist, Financial Research Division, ECB
  • 2013-2015
    Economist, Research Division, National Bank of Belgium

Journal publications

De Jonghe, O., Dewachter, H., Mulier K., Ongena S., Schepens G.
Some borrowers are more equal than others: Bank funding shocks and credit reallocation
Review of Finance
Degryse, H., De Jonghe, O., Jakovljevic, S., Mulier K. and Schepens G.
Identifying credit supply shocks with bank-firm data: Methods and applications
Journal of Financial Intermediation
Heider, F., Saidi, F. and Schepens G.
Life below zero: Bank lending under negative policy rate
Review of Financial Studies
Schepens, G.
Taxes and bank capital structure
Journal of Financial Economics
De Jonghe, O., Diepstraeten, M. and Schepens, G.
Banks' size, scope and systemic risk: What role for conflicts of interest?
Journal of Banking and Finance
Beck, T., De Jonghe, O. and Schepens, G.
Bank competition and stability: Cross-country heterogeneity
Journal of Financial Intermediation
De Bruyckere, V., Gerhardt, M., Schepens, G. and Vander Vennet, R.
Bank/sovereign risk spillovers during the European debt crisis
Journal of Banking and Finance

Other publications

De Jonghe, O., Diepstraeten, M. and G. Schepens
Competition in EU banking
The Palgrave handbook of European Banking