Erik von Schedvin

Erik von Schedvin

Senior economist

Monetary Policy Department
Research Division
Sveriges Riksbank
SE-103 37 Stockholm, Sweden

Phone + 46 8 787 05 71

Empirical banking, corporate finance, credit- and default risk


PhD in Finance, CentER Graduate School, Tilburg University, Netherlands 2012
MSc (Research Master) in Finance, CentER Graduate School, Tilburg University, Netherlands 2009
MSc in Mathematical Statistics, Stockholm University, Sweden 2008
BSc in Economics, Stockholm University, Sweden 2005

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Work Experience

Researcher, Sveriges Riksbank, June 2012 -
Research Assistant, Economist, Sveriges Riksbank, July 2006 - May 2012 (on leave Aug 2008 – May 2012)
Visiting Graduate Student, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Jan 2012 – May 2012

Publications in Refereed Journals

"The Effect of Cash Flow on Instment: An Empirical Test of the Balance Sheet Theoryve" forthcoming in Empirical Economics (with Ola Melander and Maria Sandström).

"On the Non-Exclusivity of Loan Contracts: An Empirical Investigation"

(December 2016), Volume 62(12), Management Science (with Hans Degryse and Vasso Ioannidou).

"Trade Credit and the Propagation of Corporate Failure: An Empirical Analysis" (July 2015), Volume 83(4), Econometrica, (with Tor Jacobson).

"Taking the Twists into Account: Predicting Firm Bankruptcy Risk with Splines of Financial Ratios" (August 2014), Volume 49(4), Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, (with Paolo Giordani, Tor Jacobson, and Mattias Villani).