David R. Skeie

Assistant Professor of Finance
Mays Research Fellowship


Dr. Skeie is an Assistant Professor of Finance and Mays Research Fellow at Mays Business School. He was previously a Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and he held additional appointments as a visiting Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Finance at NYU Stern School of Business. Formerly, he was a trader at the hedge fund Citadel Investment Group and a senior associate at the financial risk management consulting firm Capital Market Risk Advisors. Dr. Skeie’s research has been published in leading academic finance and economics journals. He has taught undergraduate, masters, MBA, and Ph.D. courses at Mays. His teaching includes the development of a new course on macro finance and new curriculum for courses in corporate finance and macroeconomics. Dr. Skeie received his Ph.D. in Economics from Princeton University and S.B. in Economics from MIT.

Research Interests

Financial Intermediation, Financial Crises, Interbank Markets, Contract Theory, and Corporate Finance