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Johannes Stroebel

Johannes Stroebel

Joined Stern 2013

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, TBA
New York, NY 10012

E-mail jstroebe@stern.nyu.edu
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Biography

Johannes Stroebel joined New York University Stern School of Business as an Assistant Professor of Finance in July 2013.

Professor Stroebel conducts research in finance, macroeconomics and real estate economics. His recent research focuses on the residential housing market and consumer credit markets, with a focus on understanding the role of asymmetric information in determining market outcomes. He has also analyzed the impact of government interventions in the housing market through the fiscal code, and has evaluated government responses to the recent financial and housing crisis.

Prior to joining Stern, Professor Stroebel was the Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. In the past, he has worked for Deutsche Bank and Merck KGaA. He is a member of the Working Group on Economic Policy at the Hoover Institution.

Professor Stroebel read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Merton College, Oxford, where he won the Hicks and Webb Medley Prize for the best performance in Economics. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics at Stanford University, where he held the Bradley and Kohlhagen Fellowships at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research.

Research Interests

  • Real estate economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Consumer credit
  • Finance

Courses Taught

  • Foundations of Finance

Academic Background

B.A., Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Merton College, Oxford

Ph.D., Economics
Stanford University

Related News & Research

Can your Facebook friends influence your decision to buy a house?

The House Price Contagion: Blame It On Social Networks

Professors Theresa Kuchler and Johannes Stroebel's co-authored research on the impact of social networks on housing decisions is featured

Professors Theresa Kuchler and Johannes Stroebel's co-authored research on the influence of friends on housing decisions is featured

Professor Johannes Stroebel discusses his research on the impact of reduced lending costs on the economy

Professor Johannes Stroebel's research on credit card fees is spotlighted

Professor Johannes Stroebel's research on the impact of credit extension on the economy is featured

Professor Johannes Stroebel's research on reduced lending costs and their impact on economic stimulus during the Great Recession is featured

Professor Johannes Stroebel's research on how reducing the cost of lending led to little economic stimulus during the Great Recession is highlighted

Professor Johannes Stroebel's research finds that lower-priced capital has not resulted in increased lending to borrowers with low FICO scores

New Research Indicates that Reducing the Cost of Lending Leads to Little Stimulus

Prof. Johannes Stroebel's research on long-term discount rates is featured

Expensive Houses Lead to Expensive Groceries

In an op-ed, Prof. Johannes Stroebel discusses his research on the relationship between retail and housing prices

Prof. Johannes Stroebel's research on the connection between housing prices and retail prices is cited

Is climate change mitigation worth it?

Profs Maggiori & Stroebel discuss the implications of long-run discount rates for fiscal policy

In an op-ed, Profs Maggiori & Stroebel discuss their research findings on real estate price bubbles

Prof. Johannes Stroebel's research on the CARD Act's savings for consumers is cited

Prof. Johannes Stroebel's research on the CARD Act is cited

Areas of Expertise

Economics

  • Federal Reserve Bank/Central bank
  • Macroeconomics

Finance

  • Bankruptcy
  • Credit Risk/Default Risk
  • Credit/Debt Markets
  • Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac
  • Financial Institutions
  • Subprime Lending

Industry

  • Housing/Real Estate