Anil Kashyap, Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is one of the faculty directors of the Chicago Booth Initiative on Global Markets. He writes regularly on banking and financial regulation, the Japanese economy and monetary policy.
Kashyap currently works as a consultant for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, serves as a member of the Economic Advisory Panel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and serves as a research associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He is one of the international advisors to the Swedish Riksbank, is on the Congressional Budget Office's Panel of Economic Advisers, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Bank of Italy's Einuadi Institute of Economics and Finance. He is a member of the Squam Lake Group, the Bellagio Group of academics and economic officials, and of the International Monetary Fund's Advisory Group on the development of a macro-prudential policy framework.
Kashyap cofounded the U.S. Monetary Policy Forum and currently teaches the advanced MBA elective classes on "Analyzing Financial Crises" and "Understanding Central Banks."
Kashyap earned an undergraduate degree in economics and statistics from the University of California, Davis, and a PhD in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.