Peter Rupert

Research Fellow

University of California, Santa Barbara

Peter Rupert is a professor of economics, and Chairman of the UCSB Department of Economics. He is also Associate Director of the UCSB Laboratory for Aggregate Economics and Finance, founded by Nobel Laureate Finn E. Kydland. Prior to joining UCSB, Dr. Rupert spent 12 years as Senior Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Dr. Rupert has held appointments at the University of Western Ontario, State University of New York at Buffalo, West Virginia University, the University of Southern California, and Birkbeck College, University of London. Dr. Rupert earned his B.S. from Santa Clara University, and his M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Rochester. His areas of specialization include macroeconomics, monetary economics, economic of the criminal justice system, labor, and household economics.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in July 2013.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7448
published in: Journal of Urban Economics, 2014, 79, 108-120
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4510
published in: Annales d'Economie et de Statistiques, 2009, (95 - 96), 201 - 221
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4172
published in: Journal of Monetary Economics, Carnegie-NYU-Rochester Conference Issue, 2012, 59 (1), 24-36