Hjalte Lokdam

Hjalte Lokdam

PhD Candidate

European Institute

Danish, English
Key Expertise
European Central Bank; Political Theory; Sovereignty.

About me

Hjalte Lokdam's research interests lie within political theory and the history of political and economic ideas, with a particular focus on the normative/ideological foundations of central bank independence and the relationship between democracy and central banking. Hjalte’s thesis is on place of the European Central Bank within the governmental apparatus of the Eurozone and how this has evolved in the context of the Eurozone Crisis.  

Academic Supervisors 

Prof Jonathan White and Dr Michael Wilkinson