Meet the Economists
The Federal Reserve Board employs over 300 Ph.D. economists, who represent an exceptionally diverse range of interests and specific areas of expertise. Board economists conduct cutting edge research, produce numerous working papers, and are among the leading contributors at professional meetings and in major journals. Our economists also produce a wide variety of economic analyses and forecasts for the Board of Governors and the Federal Open Market Committee.
Office of Board Members
The Office of Board Members supports the Board of Governors and its responsibilities; facilitates effective communication between the Board and Congress; provides the public with information concerning Federal Reserve actions and decisions and increases the public's understanding of the System's functions, responsibilities, and policy goals.