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Education
  • B.A., Economics, University of California - Berkeley, 1994
  • Ph.D., Economics, University of California - Berkeley, 2002
  • Current Research Topics

  • Measures of Core Inflation
    • Section Chief

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2014 - present
    • Group Manager

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2013 - 2014
    • Senior Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2012 - 2014
    • Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 2002 - 2012
    • Economist

      Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

    • 2009 - 2011
  • Detmeister, Alan K., Daeus Jorento, Emily Massaro, and Ekaterina V. Peneva (2015). "Did the Fed's Announcement of an Inflation Objective Influence Expectations?" FEDS Notes 2015-06-08. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Detmeister, Alan K. (2012). "What should Core Inflation Exclude?" Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2012-43. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Detmeister, Alan K. (2011). "The Usefulness of Core PCE Inflation Measures," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2011-56. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Kackmeister, Alan (2007). "Yesterday's Bad Times are Today's Good Old Times: Retail Price Changes are More Frequent Today than in the 1890s," Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, vol. 39, no. 8, pp. 1987-2020.
  • Kackmeister, Alan (2005). "Yesterday's Bad Times are Today's Good Old Times: Retail Price Changes in the 1890s were Smaller, Less Frequent, and More Permanent," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2005-18. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Kackmeister, Alan Kenton (2002). "Has Retail Price Behavior Changed since 1889? Evidence from Microdata," Ph.D dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.
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