Dr Co-Pierre Georg


Research Economist, Deutsche Bundesbank


Co-Pierre Georg is a Research Economist at Deutsche Bundesbank and a Senior Lecturer at the African Institute of Financial Markets and Risk Management at the University of Cape Town. His research interests focus on systemic risk and financial interconnectedness with a particular interest on agent-based models of the financial system. He obtained his PhD from the University of Jena in 2011 and has published both in finance and interdisciplinary journals. Co-Pierre’s research has received awards from the European Central Bank, the SAFE Center of Excellence at Goethe University, the Volkswagen Foundation, and the Institut Louis Bachelier. He has been a consultant at various central banks and held visiting positions at Oxford, Princeton, and the Columbia Business School.