Anil Kashyap is the Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and an external member of the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee. His research focuses on financial intermediation and regulation, the Japanese economy, price setting, and monetary policy. He co-founded the U.S. Monetary Policy Forum, serves as a consultant for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, a research associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research and is on the board of directors of the Bank of Italy’s Einuadi Institute of Economics and Finance.
Kashyap is also one of the academic members of the Bellagio Group (whose non-academic members include the Deputy Central Bank Governors and Vice Ministers of Finance of the G7 countries). This experience, along with his research and other consulting and advising to central banks and finance ministries around the world, has helped him create two unique elective courses: “Understanding Central Banks” and “The Analytics of Financial Crises.” He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Davis and his PhD in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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