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Home | People | Maarten van Oordt

Maarten van Oordt

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Research field
Banking, Finance, Regulation, Risk Management


Maarten van Oordt joined the Finance Department of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam as an Associate Professor. Maarten’s main academic interests revolve around the areas of digital currencies and risk management. Before, Maarten worked as a Research Advisor at the Banking and Payments Department at the Bank of Canada to mentor a team of talented young research economists that advised the Bank on cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currency (CBDC). His research has been published in academic journals such as the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and the Journal of Political Economy.

List of publications

van Oordt, M. (2022). Calibrating the magnitude of the countercyclical capital buffer using market-based stress tests Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, :.

Garratt, R. and van Oordt, M.R.C. (2021). Entrepreneurial incentives and the role of initial coin offerings Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, :.

Garratt, R. and van Oordt, M.R.C. (2021). Privacy as a public good: A case for electronic cash Journal of Political Economy, 129(7):2157--2180.

Van Oordt, M.R.C. (2014). Securitization and the dark side of diversification Journal of Financial Intermediation, 23(2):214--231.