Vita

Employment

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, IL

    Senior Financial Economist, 2017 –

  • Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

    Adjunct Professor of Finance, 2017 – 

  • Assistant Professor of Finance, 2008 – 2017

Education

  • University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago, IL

    Ph.D. in Economics, 2003 – 2008
    Dissertation: Essays on Consumer Finance

  • University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom

    M.Litt in Philosophy, 2000

  • Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

    A.B. in Philosophy, summa cum laude, 1995 – 1999

Research Interests

Household finance, real estate, financial institutions

Teaching

  • Corporate finance for MBA students, 2008 – 2017

  • Faculty Impact Award, Spring 2017
  • Instructor rating, 2017: 5.5/6.0

Seminar and Conference Presentations

Media Coverage

Grants

Achievements and Awards

Professional Service and Activities

Non-Academic Work Experience