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David B. Cashin

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Michigan, 2013
Current Research Topics
  • Household consumption
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2016 - present
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2013 - 2016
  • Associate Economist

    Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

    2005 - 2007
  • Cashin, David, Jamie Lenney, Byron Lutz, and William Peterman (2018). "Fiscal Policy and Aggregate Demand in the USA Before, During and Following the Great Recession," International Tax and Public Finance, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 1519-1558.
  • Aladangady, Aditya, Shifrah Aron-Dine, David Cashin, Wendy Dunn, Laura Feiveson, Paul Lengermann, Katherine Richard, and Claudia Sahm (2018). "High-frequency Spending Responses to the Earned Income Tax Credit," FEDS Notes 2018-06-21. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cashin, David (2017). "The Household Expenditure Response to a Consumption Tax Rate Increase," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-035. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cashin, David, Erin Syron Ferris, Beth Klee, and Cailey Stevens (2017). "Take it to the Limit: The Debt Ceiling and Treasury Yields," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-052. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cashin, David, Jamie Lenney, Byron Lutz, and William Peterman (2017). "Fiscal Policy and Aggregate Demand in the U.S. Before, During and Following the Great Recession," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-061. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cashin, David, and Takashi Unayama (2016). "Measuring Intertemporal Substitution in Consumption: Evidence from a VAT Increase in Japan," The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 98, no. 2, pp. 285-297.
  • Cashin, David, and Takashi Unayama (2016). "The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from Japan's 2014 VAT Increase," RIETI Discussion Paper Series 16-E-052. The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry.
  • Butrica, Barbara A., David B. Cashin, and Cori E. Uccello (2005). "Projections of Economic Well-being for Social Security Beneficiaries in 2022 and 2062," Social Security Bulletin, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 1-19.
  • conference

    December 2018

    Conference on Advances in Applied Macro-Finance

    The Daily-Frequency Money Premium: Evidence from Recent Debt Limit Impasses

  • conference

    November 2018

    111th Annual Conference on Taxation

    High-Frequency Spending Responses to the Earned Income Tax Credit

  • conference

    August 2018

    International Institute of Public Finance Annual Congress

    High-Frequency Spending Responses to the Earned Income Tax Credit

  • conference

    May 2018

    Federal Reserve System Applied Microeconomics Conference

    High-Frequency Spending Responses to the Earned Income Tax Credit

  • conference

    March 2017

    Federal Reserve System Day-Ahead Meeting on Fiscal Policy

    Fiscal Policy and Aggregate Demand in the U.S. Before, During, and Following the Great Recession

  • conference

    February 2017

    "Japan's Economic and Security Policy in the Trump Era" (University of Michigan)

    The Consumption Response to VAT Increases in Japan: What We Know and What to Expect Next Time

  • conference

    November 2016

    109th Annual Conference on Taxation

    Fiscal Policy and Aggregate Demand in the U.S. Before, During, and Following the Great Recession

  • conference

    November 2016

    109th Annual Conference on Taxation

    The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from Japan's 2014 VAT Increase

  • conference

    August 2016

    International Institute of Public Finance Annual Congress

    The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from Japan's 2014 VAT Increase

  • conference

    August 2016

    NBER Japan Meetings

    The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from Japan's 2014 VAT Increase

  • conference

    May 2016

    Federal Reserve System Applied Microeconomics Conference

    The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from

  • seminar

    November 2015

    Hitotsubashi University (Japan)

    Take it to the Limit: The Debt Ceiling, Political Brinkmanship, and Treasury Yields

  • seminar

    November 2015

    National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (Japan)

    Take it to the Limit: The Debt Ceiling, Political Brinkmanship, and Treasury Yields

  • conference

    August 2015

    International Institute of Public Finance Annual Congress

    Take it to the Limit: The Debt Ceiling, Political Brinkmanship, and Treasury Yields

  • conference

    November 2014

    107th Annual Conference on Taxation

    Take it to the Limit: The Debt Ceiling, Political Brinkmanship, and Treasury Yields

  • seminar

    March 2014

    University of New Mexico

    Characterizing Intertemporal Substitution via Pre-Announced Consumption Tax Increase

  • conference

    August 2013

    International Institute of Public Finance Annual Congress

    Characterizing Intertemporal Substitution via Pre-Announced Consumption Tax Increase

Conference Organization
  • November 2016 | Baltimore, MD

    109th Annual Conference on Taxation

    Organized Macro/Fiscal Policy sessions

Referee
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Review of Economic Studies
  • American Ecoomic Journal: Macroeconomics
  • American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
  • Journal of Public Economics
  • Journal of the European Economic Association
Professional Affiliation
  • American Economic Association
  • National Tax Association
  • International Institute of Public Finance
Last update: April 22, 2019