Langfield, Sam


  • Principal Economist, Financial Research Division

Fields of interest:

  • Financial Economics
  • Banking
  • International Economics


  • MA and BA (first class), Oxford University

Professional experience:

  • Principal, European Central Bank (DG-Research), 2017-present
  • Principal, European Central Bank (ESRB Secretariat), 2012-2017
  • Visiting Professional, Princeton University (Bendheim Center for Finance), 2015-2016
  • Associate, UK Financial Services Authority, 2009-2012
Title Authors Where
ESBies: Safety in the Tranches Markus Brunnermeier, Sam Langfield, Marco Pagano, Ricardo Reis, Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, Dimitri Vayanos Economic Policy
Bank Bias in Europe: Effects on Systemic Risk and Growth Sam Langfield, Marco Pagano Economic Policy
Mapping the UK Interbank System Sam Langfield, Zijun Liu, Tomohiro Ota Journal of Banking & Finance
Bank Ratings: What Determines their Quality? Harald Hau, Sam Langfield, David Marqués Economic Policy
Title Authors Where
Sovereign bond-backed securities: a feasibility study Philip Lane and members of the ESRB High-Level Task Force on Safe Assets ESRB Task Force Report
Shedding light on dark markets: First insights from the new EU-wide OTC derivatives dataset Jorge Abad, Iñaki Aldasoro, Christoph Aymanns, Marco D’Errico, Linda Fache Rousová, Peter Hoffmann, Sam Langfield, Martin Neychev, Tarik Roukny ESRB Occasional Paper Series 11
Systemic Illiquidity in the Interbank Network Gerardo Ferrara, Sam Langfield, Zijun Liu, Tomohiro Ota Bank of England Working Paper 586
Indirect Contagion: the Policy Problem Laurent Clerc, Alberto Giovannini, Sam Langfield, Tuomas Peltonen, Richard Portes, Martin Scheicher ESRB Occasional Paper 9
Is Europe Overbanked? Marco Pagano, Sam Langfield, Viral Acharya, Arnoud Boot, Markus Brunnermeier, Claudia Buch, Martin Hellwig, André Sapir, Ieke van den Burg ESRB Advisory Scientific Committee Report 4