Ph.D., M.A., and A.B., economics, University of California, Berkeley
Summary of Experience
Professor Gabriel is director of the Ziman Center for Real Estate at UCLA and is Arden Realty Chair and professor of finance at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. His research focuses on topics of real estate finance and economics, housing and mortgage markets, urban and regional economics, and macroeconomics. Prior to joining the UCLA faculty, Professor Gabriel was the Lusk Chair in Real Estate and professor of finance and business economics at the University of Southern California. He also previously served on the economics staff of the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., and was a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley.
Professor Gabriel has published approximately 60 articles in economics and finance journals and serves on the editorial boards of seven academic journals. His most recent research focuses on efficiency and equity outcomes in mortgage markets, the effects of housing wealth on macroeconomic activity, house price fluctuations, and the mortgage pricing effects of derivative mortgage-backed securities. Professor Gabriel is the winner of a number of awards for both teaching excellence and for the quality of his published work. He is a past president of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association and currently serves on its board of directors. He also is a member of the board of directors of the Asian Real Estate Society and the Genesis Los Angeles Economic Growth Corporation and is a fellow of the Homer Hoyt Institute for Advanced Real Estate Studies.