Thomas Krause

Research Economist
Fields of interest: Banking, Real Estate Finance, Political Economy of Finance

Professional Experience

Research Economist, Danmarks Nationalbank, 2021 –
Postdoctoral Researcher, Halle Institute for Economic Research, 2018 – 2021


Dr. rer. pol., Economics, University of Magdeburg, 2018
M.Sc., Economics, Leipzig University, 2013
B.Sc., Economics and Management Science, Leipzig University, 2010


"Completing the European Banking Union: Capital Cost Consequences for Credit Providers and Corporate Borrowers," with Michael Koetter, Eleonora Sfrappini and Lena Tonzer, forthcoming, European Economic Review, 148: 104229, (2022)

"Drivers of Systemic Risk: Do National and European Perspectives Differ?" with Claudia M. Buch and Lena Tonzer, Journal of International Money and Finance, 91: 160-176, (2019)

"Delay determinants of European Banking Union implementation," with Michael Koetter and Lena Tonzer, European Journal of Political Economy, 58: 1-20, (2019)

"The Role of Complexity for Bank Risk during the Financial Crisis: Evidence from a Novel Dataset," with Talina Sondershaus and Lena Tonzer, Economics Letters, 150: 118-121, (2017)

Working Papers

"Banking market deregulation and mortality inequality," with Iftekhar Hasan, Stefano Manfredonia and Felix Noth, (2022)

"Lender-specific mortgage supply shocks and macroeconomic performance in the United States," with Franziska Bremus and Felix Noth, (2021)

"Minority Political Representation, Regulatory Credit Access, and Mortgage Lending," R&R, Journal of Political Economy, (2020)

"Income Tax Changes and Household Indebtedness along the Income Distribution," with Mathias Klein, (2021)

"Do Women Political Leaders Enhance Government Financial Conditions? Evidence from U.S. Cities," with Iftekhar Hasan and Yaxuan Qi, (2021)

Work in Progress

Contractionary Housing Market Interventions, with Mathias Klein, (2022)

The Effects of Land-value Taxes

Policy Work

"Inequality and Savings," with Henrik Yde Andersen, Alina Bartscher and Andreas Kuchler, Danmarks Nationalbank Economic Memo No. 11, (2022)

"Market concentration and the Danish rental market," with Per Andersen and Denis Gorea, Danmarks Nationalbank Economic Memo No. 5, (2022)

"What’s slowing down the European Banking Union?" with Simon Grothe, Michael Koetter and Lena Tonzer, LSE Business Review, (2019)

"Transposition frictions, Banking Union, and integrated financial markets in Europe," with Michael Koetter and Lena Tonzer, G20Insights, Policy Brief, (2017)

Other Work

"Staggered completion of the European Banking Union: Transposition dates of the BRRD," with Michael Koetter, Eleonora Sfrappini and Lena Tonzer, IWH Technical Report, (2021)