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Aurel Hizmo

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, Duke University, 2011
  • M.A., Economics, Duke University, 2008
  • B.S., Economics, Saint Louis University, 2005
Current Research Topics
  • Housing Market Dynamics, Mortgage Finance
  • Principal Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2020 - present
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2016 - 2020
  • Assistant Professor of Finance

    New York University, Stern School of Business

    2011 - 2016
  • Bhutta, Neil, and Aurel Hizmo (2021). "Do Minorities Pay More for Mortgages?" The Review of Financial Studies, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 763-789.
  • Bhutta, Neil, Andreas Fuster, and Aurel Hizmo (2020). "Paying Too Much? Price Dispersion in the U.S. Mortgage Market," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2020-062. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Bhutta, Neil, and Aurel Hizmo (2020). "Do Minorities Pay More for Mortgages?," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2020-007. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Anenberg, Elliot, Aurel Hizmo, Edward Kung, and Raven Molloy (2019). "Measuring Mortgage Credit Availability: A Frontier Estimation Approach," Journal of Applied Econometrics, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 865-882.
  • Hizmo, Aurel, and Shane Sherlund (2018). "The Effects of the Ability-to-Repay / Qualified Mortgage Rule on Mortgage Lending," FEDS Notes 2018-11-16. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Anenberg, Elliot, Aurel Hizmo, Edward Kung, and Raven Molloy (2017). "Measuring Mortgage Credit Availability: A Frontier Estimation Approach," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-101. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Arcidiacono, Peter, Patrick Bayer, and Aurel Hizmo (2010). "Beyond Signaling and Human Capital: Education and the Revelation of Ability," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 76-104.
  • conference

    2020

    ASSA Meetings

  • discussion

    2020

    ASSA Meetings

  • discussion

    2019

    AREUEA National Conference

  • conference

    2019

    Consumer Finance Round Robin

  • conference

    2018

    System Applied Micro Conference, Consumer Finance Round Robin, FDIC Consumer Research Symposium

  • seminar

    2018

    Arizona State, Freddie Mac, OFR (Treasury)

  • conference

    2017

    GSE Workshop, NY Fed

  • discussion

    2016

    29th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference

  • seminar

    2016

    Federal Housing Finance Agency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Federal Reserve Board

  • seminar

    2015

    CUNY Baruch College, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

  • conference

    2015

    Atlanta Fed Real Estate Conference

  • discussion

    2013

    NBER Summer Institute, PERE

  • conference

    2012

    Boston Fed Housing-Urban-Labor Conference, NYC Real Estate Conference

  • seminar

    2012

    University of Illinois at Chicago

  • discussion

    2012

    AREUA/AEA Chicago, Housing-Urban-Labor Conference at Chicago Fed

  • seminar

    2011

    University of Chicago, NYU Stern, UPenn Wharton, Penn State, Washington University in St. Louis, Philadelphia Fed, Fed Board, USC Marshall, Duke Fuqua

  • discussion

    2011

    RDCCP at Philadelphia Fed

  • conference

    2010

    Erid Conference on Housing Market Dynamics, Duke University

Conference Organization
  • 2014 | NYU Stern

    Housing-Urban-Labor Conference

    Co-organizer

Referee
  • Econometrica
  • Economic Inquiry
  • Housing Studies
  • International Journal of Industrial Organization
  • International Journal of the Economics of Business
  • Journal of Empirical Finance
  • Journal of Finance
  • Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
  • Journal of Housing Economics
  • Journal of Labor Economics
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Labour Economics
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Review of Economic Dynamics
  • Review of Finance
  • Review of Financial Studies
Last update: February 22, 2021