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Rafael Repullo

Ph. D. in Economics, London School of Economics, 1984

Personal details


Asset pricing I, Banking, Corporate Finance

Research interests

Banking theory and regulation, corporate finance, monetary economics, theory of incentives and information

Selected publications

  • “Cyclical Adjustment of Capital Requirements: A Simple Framework,” Journal of Financial Intermediation, 22 (2013), 608-626.
  • “The Procyclical Effects of Bank Capital Regulation,” with Javier Suarez, Review of Financial Studies, 26 (2013), 452-490.
  • “Does Competition Reduce the Risk of Bank Failure?,” with D. Martinez-Miera, Review of Financial Studies, 23 (2010), 3638-3664.
  • “Liquidity, Risk-Taking, and the Lender of Last Resort”, International Journal of Central Banking, 1 (2005), 47-80.
  • “Capital Requirements, Market Power, and Risk-Taking in Banking,” Journal of Financial Intermediation, 13 (2004), 156-182. Winner of the Stuart I. Greenbaum Prize to the most significant paper published in 2004 in the Journal of Financial Intermediation.
  • “Venture Capital Finance: A Security Design Approach,” with J. Suarez, Review of Finance, 8 (2004), 75-108.
  • “Who Should Act as Lender of Last Resort? An Incomplete Contracts Model,” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 32 (2000), 580-605.
  • “Monitoring, Liquidation, and Security Design,” with J. Suarez, Review of Financial Studies, 11 (1998), 163-187.
  • “Subgame Perfect Implementation,” with J. Moore, Econometrica, 56 (1988), 1191-1220.


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