Benedict Guttman-Kenney

Economics PhD candidate at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

(CV, Google Scholar)

I combine big data with tools from economics and psychology to understand consumer behavior - primarily researching household debt and credit information.

3 new papers on buy now pay later (BNPL), medical debt, and credit cards!

New coverage on BNPL in The Financial Times, Mashable, & Raconteur (The Times's Business Supplement).

Chairing virtual panel on BNPL at RAND Behavioral Finance Forum (12-1 PT, Monday 25 Aug - free to sign-up!).

Do get in touch via (preferred), @gk_ben or

Media coverage includes The Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, The Telegraph, The Times, and Chicago Booth Review.

Before moving to Chicago I spent 6+ years conducting economic research informing financial regulation at the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Bank of England and Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Graduate of the University of Warwick & University College London.