Daniel Heller

Visiting Fellow

Daniel Heller has been associated with the Peterson Institute for International Economics since January 2017 as a visiting fellow. Before joining the Institute, he was head of financial stability at the Swiss National Bank, head of the Secretariat of the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems at the Bank for International Settlements, and executive director for Switzerland, Poland, Serbia, Azerbaijan, and four Central Asian republics at the International Monetary Fund. He received his PhD from the University of Bern and was a research fellow at Stanford University. His academic publications are on optimal design of bond auctions, demand for central bank money, and collateral requirements for over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives clearing. His current research focuses on the impact of emerging digital technologies such as blockchain on the financial sector, financial stability, and central banking.    

Recent Content

Peterson Perspectives
Featuring Daniel Heller (PIIE) and Martin Chorzempa (PIIE)
November 6, 2017
September 19, 2017
RealTime Economic Issues Watch
August 25, 2017
Event Recap

Anders Borg (World Economic Forum), Daniel Heller (PIIE), Bertrand Badré (BlueOrange Capital) and Sarah Bloom Raskin (Former Deputy Secretary of the US Treasury)

April 19, 2017