Harald Stieber European Commission

Harald Stieber is a financial market analyst at the European Commission’s Directorate General for the Internal Market and Services in Brussels. Within his areas of responsibility he follows structural and institutional developments in the EU’s single market for financial services. His current interests include capital structure choices of non-financial companies, measurement of financial integration/fragmentation, modelling of financial networks, big data, crowd funding, bankruptcy regimes’ impact on financial risk, institutional features of housing equity release systems, financial market instruments and longevity. Harald Stieber received his master’s degree in economics from the University of Vienna and his doctorate in economics from WU Vienna University of Economics and Business.