I will be visiting the faculty at Indiana University Bloomington as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance in the fall of 2018. I received my PhD in Finance from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2018. My research interests include:

  • Real Estate Economics
  • Credit Markets
  • Signaling Games

I have taught Corporate Finance and Introductory Finance at the University of Colorado Boulder.

*Scheduled, **Co-author, ***Scheduled and Co-author

Quality Uncertainty in Housing Markets

[Paper] [Slides]

2018 ARES, 2018  UAE*, 2019 AREUA-ASSA*

In this paper, I quantify the effect of buyers' uncertainty about a home's quality on its pricing and liquidity. 

Constrained Asset Prices

[Paper] [Slides]

with Ed Van Wesep

2017 Front Range Conference, 2017 SFS Cavalcade, 2018 European Winter Finance Conference** 

We develop a model of asset pricing in which buyers are either unable or unwilling to buy an asset at a price substantially above its price in recent transactions.

Clarifying by Discretizing

[Paper] [Slides]

2018 FIRS*

with Ed Van Wesep and Robert Van Wesep

In this paper, we argue that while discrete messages are less precise, they are easier to interpret.

Internal Finance in Customer Owned Firms

[Paper] [Poster]

2017 AFA PhD Poster Session

I propose a theory of internal finance for the customer owned firm.

The Shape of Cooperative Communication


with Ed Van Wesep

We show that the purpose of a reviewer generates the optimal distribution of reviews.

Teach thy tongue to say ‘I do not know,’ and thou shalt progress.
— Maimonides