Nicholas Souleles, PhD

Michael L. Tarnopol Professor, Professor of Finance, The Wharton School

Research Interests:

Macroeconomics, household finance: household consumption, saving/borrowing, and investments

About Nicholas:

Dr. Nicholas S. Souleles' research focuses on macroeconomics and consumer finances, namely households’ spending, saving/borrowing, and portfolio decisions. He was the lead profile in the 2006 BusinessWeek rankings of collegiate business programs. He has been a frequent contributor to the finance and economic literature in journals including the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, the Review of Financial Studies, and the American Economic Review.

He is a faculty research fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research and a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and has been an academic consultant to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. He organizes the Finance Department’s Annual Rodney L. White Conference on Household Financial Decision-Making and Asset Holdings.

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Executive Education Programs Taught

RMA/Wharton Advanced Risk Management Program
This program provides executives in banking and related fields with analytical frameworks, strategies, and resources for measuring, managing, and monitoring risk.