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Contact Information

Details available upon request   e-mail: a.mark.rempel@gmail.com Canadian Citizenship    website: www.markrempel.org


Education

PhD., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Joint Degree in Economics & Finance — 2016-2022
A.M., University of Pennsylvania, Economics — 2015
M.A., University of Toronto, Economics — 2012
B.A. (Honours), McGill University, Economics & Mathematics (dual major) — 2011


Professional Experience

University of Toronto, Assistant Professor, July 2022 - present
Bank of Canada
Visiting Researcher — 2018 - 2020
Economist / Analyst       — Jan. 2013 - May 2014 / Aug. 2015 - Jun. 2016
Research Assistant — Apr. 2012 - Dec. 2012


Publications

“Improving Overnight Loan Identification in Payments Systems,” 2016, Journal of Money,
Credit and Banking, 48(2-3), pp. 549-564.


Working Papers / Works in Progress

“ Public Listing Choice with Persistent Hidden Information ” (co-author: Francesco Celentano)
Conditionally accepted, Review of Economic Studies

“ Innovation and Firm Dynamics with Patent Wars ”

“ Intraday Trade Dynamics in Short-Term Funding Markets” (co-author: Francisco Rivadeneyra)

“ Buy vs Rent Heuristic ” (co-authors: Briana Chang, Hyson-Soo Choi, Harrison Hong, Jeffrey Kubick)

“ Stockpiling Liquidity to Acquire Innovation ”


Honours & Awards

Boca-ECGI Corporate Finance and Governance, Best Paper Award — 2023
Financial Management Association, Best Paper Semi-Finalist — 2023
Donald D. Hester Dissertation Fellowship — (awarded) 2021
Stephen Hawk Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship — 2020
Bank of Canada Graduate Student Paper Award (1st place) — 2019
University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Travel Award — 2019
Wisconsin School of Business, Doctoral Travel Awards — 2017
Wisconsin School of Business, Naming Fund Scholarship — 2016-2021
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Doctoral Fellowship — 2014-2015
McGill University, Dean’s Honour List — 2010


External Seminars & Conferences

Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting; Spring Midwest Macroeconomics Conference; North American Econometric Society Summer Meeting; Society of Economic Dynamics Meetings; Canadian Economics Association Annual Meeting — 2023
Western University, Queens University, University of Toronto, Economics; Rotman School of Management, Finance; Fox School of Business, Finance; Bank of Canada; Desaultes School of Management (cancelled) — 2022
Bank of Canada ; Minnesota-Wisconsin International / Macro Workshop x 2 (spring / fall) — 2021
University of Basel — 2020
Bank of Canada Graduate Student Paper Competition — 2019
Minnesota-Wisconsin International/Macro Workshop — 2019
USC Marshall PhD Conference in Finance — 2019
Wharton Finance Theory Group Summer School* — 2019
(University of Michigan, Ross) Mitsui Center Structural Corporate Finance Summer School* — 2019
Mini Search and Matching Conference, Wisconsin School of Business — 2019
Bank of Canada Brownbag — 2018
Yale Fall Doctoral Finance Conference — 2018
Princeton Initiative: Money, Macro and Finance (summer school)* — 2018
Econometric Society, European Summer Meeting — 2017
Midwest Macroeconomics Workshop, Summer Meeting — 2016
Bank of Canada Fellowship Exchange — 2016
Canadian Economics Association Conference — 2013

* summer school attendee


Referee and Other Service

Journal of Economic Growth; American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics; Macroeconomic Dynamics; International Journal of Central Banking; Journal of Money, Credit and Banking; Journal of Economic Theory; Quantitative Finance; Economic Theory; Real Estate Economics

Macro Seminar Organizer, 2023 - 2024

Recruiting Committee, 2022 - 2023
Masters of Financial Economics Admissions Committee, 2022 - 2023

Organizer / Co-Founder of the Finance, Macro and International (FMI) PhD seminar series, Fall 2019

Organizer of the WSB PhD Finance Seminar Series (FRG), Spring 2019


Teaching

University of Toronto (St George campus), ECO2101 PhD Macroeconomics II — Spring 2023 - present
University of Toronto (Mississauga campus), ECO349 Money, Banking and Financial Markets — 2022-present


Teaching Assistance

Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 765 - MBA Forensic Accounting for Jim Chanos (Kynikos Associates) — Fall 2021
Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 971 - PhD Corporate Finance for Dean Corbae / Oliver Levine — Fall 2018 - 2021
Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 972 / ECON 735 - PhD Monetary and Financial Theory for Randy Wright — Spring 2019
Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 325 / ECON 503 - Markets with Frictions for Randy Wright — Spring 2019
Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 320 - Investments for Bulent Paker / Roberto Robatto — Fall 2017 / Spring 2021
Wisconsin School of Business, FIN 330 - Derivative Securities for Bjorn Eraker / Briana Chang — 2016-2017
University of Toronto, Applied Econometrics and Forecasting — 2011-2012


Programming Proficiencies

R, Matlab, Fortran, Bash (Linux scripting), parallel computing (i.e. MP / MPI)


Languages

English (native), German (elementary), French (elementary)
Last Updated: December 2023