Catherine Bonser-Neal is an Associate Professor of Finance in the Kelley School of Business. She received her Masters and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Chicago, and an Honors B.A. in Economics from Indiana University in Bloomington. Her research and teaching interests are in the area of international economics and finance, with a focus on monetary policies and exchange rate behavior, international financial market liberalization, and emerging stock markets. Prior to joining the Kelley School of Business, Catherine taught at the University of Washington, and worked as an Economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the President’s Council of Economic Advisors. Catherine has also been a visiting professor at the University of Melbourne in Australia, taught executive MBAs in China, and served as an academic consultant in Indonesia and Malaysia. Catherine served as Faculty Chair of Kelley’s Evening MBA Program.
Kelley School of Business, Indianapolis—Since 1996
Faculty Chair of Kelley School of Business Evening MBA Program, Indiana University, 2009 – 2011
Visiting Professor, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 2004 & 2005
Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 1994 - 1996.
Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics, School of Business, University of Washington, 1987 -1994.
Visiting Senior Research Scholar, Office of Economic Analysis, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C., 1992 -1993.
Junior Economist, Council of Economic Advisors, Washington, D.C., 1985- 1986.
Industry Expertise (2)
Areas of Expertise (4)
International economics and finance
Financial market impact of Federal Reserve policies
Exchange rate behavior
Global Financial Markets
Merton Miller Prize for the Best Paper in the Journal of Business (professional)
Kelley School of Business Evening MBA Teaching Excellence Award (professional)
1998, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2018
Eli Lilly Alumni MBA Teaching Excellence Award (professional)
Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award (professional)
2003, 2007, 2013, 2016
Kelley Direct Teaching Excellence Award (professional)
Kelley School of Business Service Award (professional)
The University of Chicago: Ph.D., Economics 1988
The University of Chicago: M.A., Economics 1983
Indiana University: B.A. 1981