Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance
Kashyap’s research focuses on banking, business cycles, corporate finance, price setting, and monetary policy. He currently works as a consultant for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and serves as a member of the Economic Advisory Panel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and as a research associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He is on the board of directors of the Bank of Italy’s Einuadi Institute of Economics and Finance and is a member of the Congressional Budget Office's Panel of Economic Advisers and a member of the Bellagio Group (whose non-academic members consist of the deputy Central Bank governors and vice ministers of finance of the G7 countries).
Kashyap serves as co-organizer of the NBER's working group on the Japanese Economy and of the NBER’s Working Group on the Functioning of Financial Firms and Resolution of Their Distress, and co-founded the US Monetary Policy Forum. He is one of the two faculty directors of Chicago Booth’s Initiative on Global Markets.