Kyle F Herkenhoff

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Contact Me

kfh@umn.edu

Economics
Room 4-101 HMH
7031A
1925 4th St S

Affiliations

Kyle Herkenhoff, is an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota and a Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He has interests in macroeconomics, applied macroeconomics, and real estate economics.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Economics, University of California-Los Angeles, 2014.
  • M.A.: Economics, University of California-Los Angeles, 2010.
  • B.A. summa cum laude: Business Economics, University of California-Los Angeles, 2008.

Specialties

  • macroeconomics
  • empirical macroeconomics
  • consumer finance
  • real estate economics
Courses Taught
  • Econ 4538: Advanced Labor Economics
  • Econ 8186: Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Econ 8503: Wages and Employment
  • Econ 8581: Advanced Labor Economics
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Markets Network of Human Capital and Economic Opportunity (HCEO) Global Working Group: 2016 - present

Research

  • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis: 2014 - present
  • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Summer 2017
Publications
  • Tarnishing the Golden and Empire States: Land-Use Regulations and the U.S. Economic Slowdown: Herkenhoff, Kyle, Ohanian, Prescott, Journal of Monetary Economics, forthcoming.
  • Labor Market Dysfunction during the Great Recession: Herkenhoff, Kyle, Lee E. Ohanian, Cato Papers on Public Policy, Volume 1, 2011.
  • Why the U.S. Economy Has Failed to Recover and What Policies Will Promote Growth: Herkenhoff, Kyle, Lee E. Ohanian, Government Policies and the Delayed Economic Recovery, 2012.
  • Can't Pay or Won't Pay? Unemployment, Negative Equity, and Strategic Default: Herkenhoff, Kyle, Gerardi, Ohanian, Willen, Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.
Awards
  • Heller Hurwicz Institute Grant, 2017 - 2018
  • Heller Hurwicz Institute Grant, 2016 - 2017
  • Washington Center for Equitable Growth Grant, 2016 - 2017
  • University of Michigan, MITRE Fellowship, 2015, 2016
  • Washington Center for Equitable Growth Grant, 2015 - 2016
  • NBER- Innovation Grant, 2015 - 2016
  • Lusk Center for Real Estate Grant, 2015
  • Census, Special Sworn Status, 2015 - present