Associate Professor
Finance | Real Estate

Researcher focused on real estate economics, household finance, and innovation.


About

Timothy McQuade is an Associate Professor in the Real Estate and Finance groups at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley. His core research interests lie in issues related to real estate economics, household finance, and innovation. His previous work has focused on the local welfare effects of affordable housing, the consequences of rent control, and optimal mortgage design.

Prior to Haas, McQuade was an Associate Professor at the Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder, where he also served as Research Director of the CU Real Estate Center, and an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. McQuade received his PhD in economics from Harvard University in 2013.

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Optimal Mortgage Design
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Affordable Housing
  • Household Finance
  • Rent Control
  • Innovation