Co-Pierre Georg


Since November 2014 Georg is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Economics at the University of Cape Town and the African Institute of Financial Markets and Risk Management. Georg is also a Policy Associate at Economics Research Southern Africa, and a Research Economist at the Research Center of Deutsche Bundesbank. He completed his PhD on Systemic Risk in Interbank Markets in 2011 at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena.

Selected publications

Aymanns, C. & Georg, S. Contagious Synchronization and Endogenous Network Formation in Financial Networks. Journal of Banking & Finance 50(1) (2015).
Georg, S. The Effect of the Interbank Network Structure on Contagion and Common Shocks. Journal of Banking & Finance 37(7) (2013).