Uhlig Appointed Ritzenthaler Chair
Published by on Jun 1, 2018
The Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics is pleased to announce that Professor Harald Uhlig has been appointed the inaugural Bruce Allen and Barbara Ritzenthaler Chair in Economics at the University of Chicago. Prof. Uhlig served as Department Chair from 2009 to 2012, and currently serves as Head Editor of the Journal of Political Economy. His research interests include applied quantitative theory and applied dynamic, stochastic general equilibrium theory; the intersection of macroeconomics and financial economics, as well as Bayesian time series analysis and macroeconomic applications. He will assume the Ritzenthaler Chair on July 1st.