Robert J. Shiller
Robert J. Shiller is Sterling Professor of Economics, department of economics and Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University, and professor of finance and fellow at the International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management. Previously, he was cofounder of Case Shiller Weiss, Inc., whose repeat-sales home price indices are now produced by CoreLogic and published as the S&P Case–Shiller Home Price Indices. Dr. Shiller is the author of many books, including Irrational Exuberance and Finance and the Good Society. He coauthored Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception with George Akerlof. Dr. Shiller writes the regular column, “Finance in the 21st Century,” for Project Syndicate and “Economic View” for the New York Times. He has served as president of the Eastern Economic Association, and he currently serves as president of the American Economic Association. Dr. Shiller was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences jointly with Eugene Fama and Lars Peter Hansen in 2013. He received his BA from the University of Michigan and his PhD in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.