Monika Piazzesi is the Joan Kenny Professor of Economics at Stanford University, and a Professor (by courtesy) of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is research associate at the NBER, where she was the director of the NBER Asset Pricing Program. She is also a CEPR Research Fellow, a SIEPR Senior Fellow, and a Fellow of the Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Econometric Society, and a Guggenheim Fellow during 2015-2016. During the years 2006-2014, she was co-editor of the Journal of Political Economy. Prior to joining Stanford, she taught at the University of Chicago and UCLA. She received the Elaine Bennett Research Prize and the Bernazer Price for Research in Macroeconomics and Finance.