Martin Brown

Martin Brown

Martin Brown

Prof. Dr.

Adjunct professor


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Main Focuses

Financial intermediation, Finance & Development, Experimental economics

Fields of research

Financial intermediation, Finance & Development

Further fields of research

Experimental economics


Prof. Dr. Martin Brown graduated from the University of Zürich. His research is focused on Financial intermediation, Finance & Development and Experimental economics and has been published e.g. in Econometrica, Economic Journal, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Financial Intermediation, and Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. His recent work examines financial sector development in transition countries.

Professional Career

Prior to joining the University of St.Gallen as a Professor of Banking he worked as Senior Economist at the Swiss National Bank, Associate Professor of Finance at Tilburg University and as a consultant and project manager for financial sector development and small business promotion in Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe.

Teaching Activities

University of St.Gallen:
Ph.D.: PiF Ph.D. Seminar / Topics in Financial Intermediation
Master: Financial Institutions / Financial Institutions Management / Research Seminar Financial Intermediation / Financial Inclusion and Microfinance / Behavioral Finance  
Bachelor: Monetary Policy and International Finance

2009, 2012 Experiments in Financial Intermediation, Tilburg University. (Ph.D.)
2010 Advanced Topics in Microfinance, University of Zurich. (Master)
2005 – 2008, 2013 Financial Sector Development, ETH Zurich-NADEL. (Master) 


Editorial Board

Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (Co-Editor).

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