FACULTY PROFILE
  SUMIT AGARWAL
  Vice-Dean (PhD & Research), Professor of Economics, Finance and Real Estate, Low Tuck Kwong Professor, Deputy Head (Research) of the Department of Real Estate, Research Director (CAMRI) and Research Associate (IRES, CQF, CBE and RMI)
  Office: BIZ1 07-69  
  Contact: 6516 5316 
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Sumit Agarwal is the Vice-Dean (PhD & Research), Low Tuck Kwong Professor, Professor in the departments of Economics, Finance and Real Estate at the National University of Singapore. Sumit is also the Research Director at the Centre for Asset Management Research & Investments (CAMRI) at NUS Business School, where he spearheads the CAMRI Life-Cycle Saving and Investing in Asia Research Series. Previously, he was a senior financial economist in the research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and prior to joining the Chicago Fed, he was a senior vice president and credit risk management executive in the Small Business Risk Solutions Group of Bank of America

Sumit`s research interests include issues relating to financial institutions, household finance, behavioral finance, international finance, real estate markets and capital markets. He has published over fifty research articles in journals like the American Economic Review, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies among others. Additionally, he has co-edited a collected volume on Household Credit Usage: Personal Debt and Mortgages. He writes regular op-ed`s in the Straits Times and is featured on various media outlets like the BBC, CNBC, and Fox  [more]

 
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