Tim Landvoigt is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Wharton School. His research interests include macroeconomics with focus on housing and mortgage finance, and the role and regulation of financial intermediaries. He has studied the causes of the housing boom of the 2000s, optimal capital regulation of banks, the rising importance of non-traditional banks, mortgage market design, and the effectiveness of COVID-19 government loan programs. Before joining Wharton in 2017, Landvoigt he taught at the University of Texas at Austin. He is currently a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Landvoigt earned his PhD in Economics from Stanford University. His undergraduate degree, also in economics, is from University of Mannheim.