Monika Piazzesi researches financial economics, macroeconomics, and applied time series, and has developed influential models of the yield curve for bonds. In addition to her faculty appointment at Stanford University, she is director of the Asset Pricing Group at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Guggenheim Fellow for the 2015-2016 year. Prior to joining the Stanford faculty, Piazzesi taught at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and at the University of...