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Kilian Huber, PhD

Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, USA

Cluster position ECONtribute Research Fellow

Cluster member 2021

Research Areas

Main research topics

Interaction between the financial sector and the real economy, using empirical methods to explore how financial crises affect growth, how borrowing and stock prices depend on underlying constraints, and how financial regulation affects real outcomes.


Prior to joining Booth, Professor Huber was the Saieh Family Fellow in Macroeconomics at the Becker Friedman Institute of the University of Chicago.
Huber received a PhD from the London School of Economics (LSE). During his studies, Huber spent time as a visiting student researcher at the Center for Labor Economics at UC Berkeley, and as an academic visitor in monetary analysis at the Bank of England. Additionally, he earned a Master of Research in economics, a Master of Science in economics, and a Bachelor of Science in economics all from LSE.