Associate Professor of Finance, University of Colorado Boulder
I am Associate Professor of Finance and Co-Director of the Center for Research on Consumer Financial Decision Making at University of Colorado-Boulder's Leeds School of Business.
I'm a financial economist who studies a broad range of questions in finance and economics using unusual setting or data. To highlight several examples, my research has led me to become an expert in the casino industry, contract enforcement on Native American reservations, and how the fracking revolution in the U.S. affected households.
The Research Brief is a short take on interesting academic work. The Big Idea A banking desert is an area without traditional financial institutions and services. They are common in rural areas because large...