Claudia Robles-Garcia

Assistant Professor, Finance

Claudia Robles-Garcia

Assistant Professor of Finance

Center Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
Louise and Claude N. Rosenberg Jr. Faculty Scholar for 2022–2023
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Research Interests

  • Household Finance
  • Banking
  • Industrial Organization

Bio

Claudia Robles-Garcia is an assistant professor of finance at Stanford Graduate School of Business. Robles-Garcia earned a BA in economics from the University Carlos III of Madrid and a Master’s in economics and finance from the Center for Monetary and Financial Studies. Subsequently, she received a PhD in economics from the London School of Economics and worked as a research analyst at the UK Financial Conduct Authority.

Her main areas of research are household finance, industrial organization, and banking. In recent work, she studies the role of intermediaries as expert advisors and how their remuneration schemes can affect market outcomes. She is interested in issues related to financial intermediation and regulation, and the interaction of vertical relations with firm pricing decisions.

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Economics, London School of Economics, 2019
  • MRes in Economics, London School of Economics, 2014–16
  • Masters in Economics and Finance, CEMFI, 2012–14
  • BA in Economics, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 2008–12

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Finance, Stanford GSB, 2019–present
  • Research Analyst, UK Financial Conduct Authority, 2016–19

Awards and Honors

  • AQR Top Finance Graduate Award, 2019
  • Fellowship for Graduate Studies, La Caixa Foundation, 2018–19
  • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Postgraduate Scholarship, 2014–18
  • National Award Best Graduate, 2012 Cohort, Spanish Ministry of Education, 2014
  • Valedictorian at UC3M, 2012 Cohort
  • Academic Excellence Scholarship, Government of Madrid, 2009–12

Publications

Working Papers

Stanford Case Studies

Stanford GSB Affiliations

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