Neubauer Family Assistant Professor
Pascal Noel’s research interests include household finance, public finance, macroeconomics, and real estate. His current research uses bank account and credit bureau data to explore the effect of mortgage debt reduction on household consumption and default decisions, as well as the evolution of consumer finances during unemployment. He is the recipient of an AQR Top Finance Graduate Award from the Copenhagen Business School.
Noel earned a PhD in economics from Harvard University, where he received the David A. Wells Prize for best economics dissertation. He also holds an MS in economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in economics, as well as in ethics, politics, and economics, from Yale University. Prior to attending graduate school, he worked as a senior policy advisor at the White House National Economic Council, focusing on housing and financial markets.