Pierre-Olivier Weill

Pierre-Olivier Weill

Professor

Undergraduate Vice Chair

Education:

Ph.D. Stanford University

Research Areas:

Finance, Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics

Phone:

(310) 794-6495

Office:

Bunche Hall 8355

Email:

poweill@econ.ucla.edu

Personal Website:

http://sites.google.com/site/pierreolivierweill/

Biography:

Pierre-Olivier Weill is a Professor of Economics at UCLA. His works lies at the intersection of macroeconomics and finance. His recent research includes the analysis and regulation of Over-the-Counter (OTC) markets, the measurement of the financial soundness of U.S. firms, and the design of monetary policy in incomplete markets. He has published in Econometrica, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies. He is currently an Associate Editor of Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory, and Review of Economic Dynamics, and has been Foreign Editor of the Review of Economic Studies, and Economic Theory.

Selected Books and Publications


Research Interests

  • Endogenous fluctuations; multiple equilibria and stabilization policy; dynamic aspects of economic development, notably human capital, poverty traps and credit rationing; political economy of transfer payments, budget deficits and inflation.

Courses