PhD, Princeton University, 2009; MA, Princeton University, 2006; BS, University of Chicago, 2001
Areas of Expertise
Current Research Topics
Financial institutions, incentives, speculation in futures markets
Tuck School of Business, 2013–present
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, 2009–13
Teaching Assistant, Princeton University, 2007–09
Deloitte Consulting, 2001-2004
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 2000
Referee International Economic Review
International Journal of Central Banking
Journal of Finance Journal of Financial Intermediation
Quarterly Journal of Economics Review of Economics and Statistics Review of Finance
Review of Financial Studies
"The Expected Returns to Fear,"
With W. Xiong, "The Financialization of Commodity Futures Markets,"
With K. Shue and H. Hong, “Do Managers Do Good with Other People’s Money?”
With A. Kirilenko and W. Xiong, “Convective Risk Flows in Commodity Futures Markets,”
“Corporate Governance Spillovers”
University of Michigan Mitsui Life Symposium, Best Discussant, 2013
University of Michigan Ross Teaching Excellence Award Finalist, 2011
BSI Gamma Foundation Grant, 2011
Princeton University Towbes Prize for Outstanding Teaching, 2008
Princeton University Department of Economics Fellowship, 2004–07
Princeton University Industrial Relations Section Fellowship, 2004–06
With A. Kirilenko and W. Xiong, “Convective Risk Flows in Commodity Futures Markets," Review of Finance, forthcoming.
“Yesterday's Heroes: Compensation and Risk at Financial Firms,” Journal of Finance, forthcoming.
With S. Raina and W. Xiong, “Wall Street and the Housing Bubble," American Economic Review, 2014, 104(9), 2797-2829.
With W. Xiong, “Why Do Hedgers Trade So Much?,"Journal of Legal Studies, forthcoming.
With K. Milbradt, “The Hazards of Debt: Rollover Freezes, Agency, and Bailouts,” Review of Financial Studies, 25(4), 2012.
With E. French, “The Effect of the Run-Up in the Stock Market on Labor Supply,” Economic Perspectives (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago), 2000.