Macro Finance, Insolvency Law, Fintech
Oren was born in Israel, and did all his academic training at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, with a BA degree in Economics and Philosophy and MA and PhD in Economics. In the past, Oren held academic positions at the Hebrew University, Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He also held visiting positions at MIT (post doc.), U-Penn and CEMFI (Madrid) and the London Business School.
Oren was trained as a macro economist, but has moved gradually, to financial economics. His research focuses on financial crisis, financial constraints and the business cycle, economic analysis of insolvency law, cross-border insolvency, sovereign debt and exchange-rate volatility and, recently, Fintech.
Oren considers the following to be his better publications: