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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 (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," 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

    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
  • 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: November 13, 2017