Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

Research. Insights. Impact. Advancing the Legacy of Chicago Economics.

Pablo Kurlat

Assistant Professor of Economics
Stanford University
Visiting Scholar
2/24/14 6/9/14

Pablo Kurlat is a macroeconomist whose research centers on liquidity, information and financial markets. He has a strong interest in policy, and has written several policy papers and proposals in the course of his young career, many of them focused on areas of tension between the public and private sectors.

As a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Kurlat was awarded the university’s Presidential Fellowship between 2005 and 2010 and its Robert M. Solow Award for excellence in research and teaching, in 2010.

Kurlat became assistant professor of economics at Stanford University in 2010, after completing his PhD at MIT in the same year. He earned his undergraduate degree in economics in 2003 from Universidad Torcuato di Tella in Buenos Aires.

Pablo Kurlat visited the institute as a CME Group Foundation Fellow for the 2012-13 academic year.