prof.dr. D. (Dirk) Schoenmaker

Full Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2015

Dirk Schoenmaker is Professor of Banking and Finance at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam.

His research and teaching focus on the areas of sustainable finance, central banking and financial stability, financial system architecture and European financial integration. He is regular speaker at academic and professional conferences.

Dirk Schoenmaker is also a non-Resident Fellow at the Brussels-based think tank Bruegel and a Research Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Research (CEPR). He is co-author of the textbooks 'Principles of Sustainable Finance' (Oxford University Press) and ‘Financial Markets and Institutions: A European perspective' (Cambridge University Press) and author of ‘Governance of International Banking: The Financial Trilemma’ (Oxford University Press). He earned his PhD in economics at the London School of Economics.

Before joining RSM, he was Dean of the Duisenberg school of finance from 2009 to 2015. From 1998 to 2008, he served at the Netherlands Ministry of Finance. In the 1990s he served at the Bank of England. He is a regular consultant for the IMF, the OECD and the European Commission.

  • D. Schoenmaker (Ed.). (2020). The Economics of Banking. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
  • J. de Haan, D. Schoenmaker & P. Wierts (2020). Financial Markets and Institutions: A European Perspective. (4th edition). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
  • D. Schoenmaker & W. Schramade (2019). Principles of Sustainable Finance. Oxford: Oxford University Press [go to publisher's site]
  • J. de Haan, S. Oosterloo & D. Schoenmaker (2015). Financial Markets and Institutions: A European Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
  • D. Schoenmaker (2013). Governance of International Banking: The Financial Trilemma. New York: Oxford University Press
  • F. Allen, T.H.L. Beck, E. Carletti, P. Lane, D. Schoenmaker & W.B. Wagner (2011). Cross-Border Banking in Europe. Londen: CEPR
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Jose Albuquerque de Sousa
  • Time frame: 2014 - 2019
  • Role: Promotor, Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Eline ten Bosch
  • Time frame: 2019 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Yonghan Li
  • Time frame: 2020 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Yifan Ma
  • Time frame: 2020 -


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-32
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam