Tomasz Piskorski

Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

Associate Professor of Finance and Economics

3022 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

Asset Quality Misrepresentation by Financial Intermediaries: Evidence from RMBS Market

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-7 , Fama-Miller Working Paper, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 9
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Tomasz Piskorski, Amit Seru and James Witkin
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 2,962 (2,689)
Citation 5

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Misrepresentation, Underwriters, Mortgages, Subprime, Crisis, Fraud, Securitization, Banks, Intermediaries

Asset Quality Misrepresentation by Financial Intermediaries: Evidence from Rmbs Market

NBER Working Paper No. w18843
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 12 Mar 2013
Tomasz Piskorski, Amit Seru and James Witkin
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 15 (482,265)
Citation 5

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Securitization and Distressed Loan Renegotiation: Evidence from the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 09-02, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Tomasz Piskorski, Amit Seru and Vikrant Vig
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and London Business School
Downloads 2,760 (2,805)
Citation 52

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Securitization, renegotiation, bargaining, servicing, incentives, subprime, crisis, defaults, mortgages

Policy Intervention in Debt Renegotiation: Evidence from the Home Affordable Modification Program

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2012-03-020, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2012-20
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 29 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2016
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 1,805 (6,327)
Citation 2

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Government intervention, Debt renegotiation, Mortgage modification, Foreclosures, Housing crisis, HAMP, Servicers

Policy Intervention in Debt Renegotiation: Evidence from the Home Affordable Modification Program

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2013-27, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 7
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 106 (211,120)
Citation 2

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Government intervention, Debt renegotiation, Mortgage modification, Foreclosures, Housing crisis, HAMP, Servicers

Policy Intervention in Debt Renegotiation: Evidence from the Home Affordable Modification Program

NBER Working Paper No. w18311
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 30 Aug 2012
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 13 (493,810)
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Optimal Dynamic Contracts with Moral Hazard and Costly Monitoring

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-26
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2016
Tomasz Piskorski and Mark M. Westerfield
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Washington
Downloads 1,209 (12,290)
Citation 1

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Monitoring, Dynamic Contracts, Managerial Compensation, Moral Hazard, Endogenous Financing Constraints

Optimal Dynamic Contracts with Moral Hazard and Costly Monitoring

Journal of Economic Theory, Forthcoming, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-66
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Sep 2016
Tomasz Piskorski and Mark M. Westerfield
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Washington
Downloads 27 (414,796)
Citation 1

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Monitoring, Dynamic Contracts, Managerial Compensation, Moral Hazard, Endogenous Financing Constraints

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Citation 22

Optimal Mortgage Design

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 766 (24,548)
Citation 22

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optimal mortgage design, dynamic security design, alternative mortgage products, option ARM

Optimal Mortgage Design

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-07-056
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 235 (105,386)
Citation 22

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optimal mortgage design, dynamic security design, alternative mortgage products, option ARM

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Optimal Securitization with Moral Hazard

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Barney Hartman-Glaser, Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 786 (21,384)
Citation 8

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Security design, mortgage backed securities

Mortgage Rates, Household Balance Sheets, and the Real Economy

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-53
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
Benjamin J. Keys, Tomasz Piskorski, Amit Seru and Vincent W. Yao
The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania, Real Estate Department, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Downloads 727 (26,384)
Citation 1

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Household Leverage, Crisis, Deleveraging, Monetary Policy, Mortgage Rates, Household Consumption, Adjustable-Rate Mortgages

Mortgage Rates, Household Balance Sheets, and the Real Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w20561
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Benjamin J. Keys, Tomasz Piskorski, Amit Seru and Vincent W. Yao
The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania, Real Estate Department, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Downloads 13 (493,810)
Citation 1

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Mortgage Modification and Strategic Behavior: Evidence from a Legal Settlement with Countrywide

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 404, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 4
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 May 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 697 (28,026)
Citation 11

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Strategic behavior, mortgage modification, default, foreclosure crisis, Countrywide

Mortgage Modification and Strategic Behavior: Evidence from a Legal Settlement with Countrywide

NBER Working Paper No. w17065
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2011
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 34 (383,249)
Citation 11

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Stochastic House Appreciation and Optimal Mortgage Lending

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 639 (28,648)
Citation 11

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subprime mortgages, house appreciation, optimal contract, mortgage modifcation

The Inefficiency of Refinancing: Why Prepayment Penalties are Good for Risky Borrowers

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2012
Christopher J. Mayer, Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 566 (37,185)
Citation 12

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Inefficiency of refinancing, prepayment penalties, risky borrowers, mortgages

The Inefficiency of Refinancing: Why Prepayment Penalties are Good for Risky Borrowers

NBER Working Paper No. w16586
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
Christopher J. Mayer, Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 45 (343,453)
Citation 12

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Risky Human Capital and Deferred Capital Income Taxation

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 145, No. 3, pp. 908-943, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Borys Grochulski and Tomasz Piskorski
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 205 (120,797)
Citation 9

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Risky Human Capital and Deferred Capital Income Taxation

FRB Richmond Working Paper No. 06-13
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Borys Grochulski and Tomasz Piskorski
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 146 (164,400)
Citation 9

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optimal taxation, private information, human capital, deferred tax

Mortgage Refinancing, Consumer Spending, and Competition: Evidence from the Home Affordable Refinancing Program

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-85, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 27
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2015
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Downloads 283 (86,374)

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Financial Crisis, HARP, Debt, Refinancing, Consumption, Spending, Household Finance, Mortgages, Policy Intervention

Mortgage Refinancing, Consumer Spending, and Competition: Evidence from the Home Affordable Refinancing Program

NBER Working Paper No. w21512
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 Aug 2015
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Stanford University and Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Downloads 11 (505,264)

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Essay: A New Proposal for Loan Modifications

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 417-429, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Law School and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 288 (84,195)
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Fintech, Regulatory Arbitrage, and the Rise of Shadow Banks

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-39
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Greg Buchak, Gregor Matvos, Tomasz Piskorski and Amit Seru
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 242 (102,226)

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Fintech, Shadow Banks, Regulatory Arbitrage, Lending, Mortgages, FHA

Fintech, Regulatory Arbitrage, and the Rise of Shadow Banks

NBER Working Paper No. w23288
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Greg Buchak, Gregor Matvos, Tomasz Piskorski and Amit Seru
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 40 (360,570)

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Optimal Wealth Taxes with Risky Human Capital

FRB Richmond Working Paper No. 05-13
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Dec 2012
Borys Grochulski and Tomasz Piskorski
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 197 (124,590)
Citation 2

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optimal taxation, human capital, Mirrlees approach

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U.S. Domestic Money, Inflation and Output

Birkbeck Working Papers in Economics and Finance
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
Yunus Aksoy and Tomasz Piskorski
Birkbeck, University of London and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 172 (142,410)
Citation 7

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foreign holdings, US monetary aggregates, information value, Friedman-Schwartz's evidence

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Banking the Unbanked: What Do 255 Million New Bank Accounts Reveal about Financial Access?

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-12, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2906523
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2017
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, State Bank of india, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
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Banking, Financial Inclusion, Financial Literacy, Big Data, Financial Access, Savings, Spending, Debit Card, Consumer Finance, Household Finance

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An Equilibrium Model of Housing and Mortgage Markets with State-Contingent Lending Contracts

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-18
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jan 2017
Tomasz Piskorski and Alexei Tchistyi
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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State-contingent lending contracts, mortgage design, home equity insurance, asymmetric information, housing market, general equilibrium

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US Domestic Currency in Forecast Error Variance Decompositions of Inflation and Output

Economics Letters, Vol. 86, 2005
Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Yunus Aksoy and Tomasz Piskorski
Birkbeck, University of London and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Foreign holdings, US monetary aggregates, Information value, Domestic money

U.S. Domestic Money, Inflation and Output

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp.183-197, 2006
Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
Yunus Aksoy and Tomasz Piskorski
Birkbeck, University of London and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Foreign holdings, Domestic money, Monetary aggregates, Information value

U.S. Domestic Money, Inflation and Output

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 53, pp. 183-197, March 2006
Posted: 09 May 2007 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
Yunus Aksoy and Tomasz Piskorski
Birkbeck, University of London and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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foreign holdings, domestic money, monetary aggregates, information value