Aaron Tornell

Professor of Economics at UCLA

Aaron Tornell is Professor of Economics at UCLA, specialised in international economics, political economy and robust control. His current research deals with lending booms, financial crises and economic growth, as well as robust forecasting and asset pricing. Recent publications include Systemic Crises and Growth (Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2008, with Romain Ranciere and Frank Westermann) and Balance Sheet Effects, Bailout Guarantees and Financial Crises (Review of Economic Studies, 2004 with Martin Schneider)

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey