CV

CV (pdf)

CONTACT
Office: 444 Arps Hall
Email: dempsey.164@osu.edu

CURRENT POSITION
Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University, Department of Economics

EDUCATION
University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Ph.D., Economics and Finance, expected May 2017
  • M.S., Economics, May 2015
  • Dissertation: "Essays on Financial Contracting in Macroeconomics"
  • Adviser: Dean Corbae
  • Fields: Macroeconomics, Finance, Industrial Organization
University of Notre Dame
  • B.S., Mathematics (minor: Business Administration), magna cum laude (GPA: 3.9/4.0), May 2010
  • Glynn Family Honors Program (with thesis, advised by Thomas Cosimano and Alex Himonas)
RESEARCH
Working papers
"A Theory of Credit Scoring and the Competitive Pricing of Default Risk," with S. Chatterjee, D. Corbae, and V. Rios-Rull.

Work in progress
"Credit Lines and the Amplification of Financial Shocks"

AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS
  • Robert Bruce Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, Wisconsin School of Business, 2016
  • Stephen Hawk Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, Wisconsin School of Business, 2014-2016
  • Departmental Fellowship, Department of Economics, UW-Madison, 2012-13, 2015
  • Scholarship, Wisconsin School of Business, 2012-2016
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, University of Notre Dame College of Science, 2009
  • Scholarship, New York City Baseball Federation, 2009
CONFERENCES
Presentations
  • Econometric Society, 2016 North American Summer Meetings, University of Pennsylvania
  • Midwest Macroeconomics Group, 2015 Fall Meetings, University of Rochester
Attendance
  • Summer School on Financial Intermediation and Contracting, Finance Theory Group, Washington University in St. Louis, 2015
  • Princeton Initiative: Macro, Money, and Finance, Princeton University, 2014
EXPERIENCE
Teaching
2018
  • Graduate Macroeconomic Theory 2A (Econ 8723)
  • Graduate International Economics (Econ 8863)
Teaching assistant, UW-Madison, 2013-14
Professional
Bank of America Corporation, Quantitative Management Associate, Charlotte, NC, 2010-12
  • Corporate Investments Group, Economic Research
  • Global Corporate Banking, Global Treasury Solutions
COMPUTER SKILLS
Fortran, MATLAB, Stata, SAS, LaTeX