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Philip Kalikman


Assistant Professor of Finance and Real Estate, Syms School of Business
Yale University: MA, MPhil, PhD in Economics
University of Chicago: BA in Mathematics
Phillips Exeter Academy: Diploma

Prior to joining Yeshiva, Dr. Kalikman worked as a quantitative researcher at a real estate focused hedge fund, where he led a team of programmers and data scientists developing quantitative models of mortgage performance and housing markets. He served as a consulting economic policy advisor to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and to members of the U.S. Senate, and as lead economist for a fintech venture capital firm led by a former Under Secretary of the Treasury and a former Comptroller of the Currency. Dr. Kalikman currently serves on the boards of Students for Educational Justice and the New York Festival of Song and as President of the Exeter Association of Greater New York.

Dr. Kalikman researches mortgage default and prepayment, housing market dynamics, effects of climate change, macro policy, financial crises, and structural, heterogeneous, and computational models. He teaches at the undergraduate and graduate levels across the finance and real estate curricula.


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