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David-Jan Jansen

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Research field
Banking, Economic History, Finance


David-Jan Jansen is an economist working on central bank communication, climate finance, economic history, and financial stability. He received degrees in economics from the University of Groningen (Dr 2006, MSc 2002) and a degree in history from Utrecht University (BA 2011). His publications include articles in Economic Policy, the Journal of Economic Literature, the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, and the Review of Finance. He has worked at the ECB and the FSB. David-Jan was also visiting scholar at the IMF. Currently, he holds positions at De Nederlandsche Bank and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

List of publications

Ehrmann, M. and Jansen, D.J. (2022). Stock Return Comovement when Investors are Distracted: More, and More Homogeneous Journal of International Money and Finance, 129:1--12.

Jansen, D. (2021). The international spillovers of the 2010 U.S. Flash Crash Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 53(6):1573--1586.

Vermeulen, R., Schets, E., Lohuis, M., Kolbl, B., Jansen, D. and Heeringa, W. (2021). The heat is on: A framework for measuring financial stress under disruptive energy transition scenarios Ecological Economics, 190:1--11.

Wischnewsky, A., Jansen, D. and Neuenkirch, M. (2021). Financial stability and the Fed: Evidence from congressional hearings Economic Inquiry, 59(3):1192--1214.

Jansen, D. and Neuenkirch, M. (2018). Does the media help the general public in understanding inflation? Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 80(6):1185--1212.

Jansen, D. and Jonker, N. (2018). Fuel tourism in Dutch border regions: Are only salient price differentials relevant? Energy Economics, 74:143--153.

Ehrmann, M. and Jansen, D.J. (2017). The Pitch Rather Than the Pit: Investor Inattention, Trading Activity, and FIFA World Cup Matches Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 49(4):807--821.

Moessner, R., Jansen, D.J. and de Haan, J. (2017). COMMUNICATION ABOUT FUTURE POLICY RATES IN THEORY AND PRACTICE: A SURVEY Journal of Economic Surveys, 31(3):678--711.

Ehrmann, M. and Jansen, D. (2016). It hurts (stock prices) when your team is about to lose a soccer match Review of Finance, 20(3):.

Blinder, A., Ehrmann, M., Fratzscher, M., De Haan, J. and Jansen, D. (2008). Central bank communication and monetary policy: A survey of theory and evidence Journal of Economic Literature, 46(4):.