Paul Schmelzing


From September 2022:

Assistant Professor of Finance, Boston College

Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University


to August 2022 Yale SOM - contact: paul.schmelzing@yale.edu


One Bank visiting researcher, Bank of England, 2022-


(book version under contract, Yale University Press).


  • "Banking-Crisis interventions, 1257-2019" (with Andrew Metrick).

"Metrick-Schmelzing database" and full documentation (Sep. 2021). (NBER WP 29281)

upcoming: a public discussion on inflation and rates, Jul 6.

upcoming: NBER SI IFMDS, Jul 13.


recent event: a discussion on interest rate trends with Richard Sylla and Jim Grant.


Education, previous academic appointments

PhD, History, Harvard University, 2013-2019

Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 2017-2019

Visiting researcher, Bank of England, 2016-2021

Research assistant, Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff, 2015-2016

BSc, Economic History, London School of Economics, 2010-2013

References/Committee:

Barry Eichengreen

Niall Ferguson (chair)

Charles S. Maier

Andrew Metrick

Kenneth S. Rogoff