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Glenn R. Follette

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, Georgetown University, 1988
  • M.A., Economics, Georgetown University, 1984
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut, 1979
Current Research Topics
  • Counter-cyclical Fiscal Policy
  • Health Reform
  • Associate Director, Division of Research and Statistics

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2020 - present
  • Assistant Director, Division of Research and Statistics

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2014 - 2019
  • Chief, Fiscal Analysis

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2010 - 2014
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2000 - 2010
  • Administrator

    Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

    1994 - 1997
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    1988 - 2000
  • Fiscal Rules: What Does the American Experience Tell Us?
    Glenn Follette and Byron F. Lutz
    Fiscal Policy: Lessons from the Crisis (2012)
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2012)
  • Fiscal Policy in the United States: Automatic Stabilizers, Discretionary Fiscal Policy Actions, and the Economy
    Glenn Follette and Byron F. Lutz
    Banca d'Italia (2011)
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2010)
  • An Examination of Health Spending Growth in the United States: Past Trends and Future Prospects
    Glenn Follette and Louise Sheiner
    Banca d'Italia (2008)
  • The Sustainability of Health Spending Growth
    Glenn Follette and Louise Sheiner
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series (2008)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2005.60
  • State and Local Finances and the Macroeconomy: The High-Employment Budget and Fiscal Impetus
    Glenn Follette, Andrea Kusko, and Byron Lutz
    National Tax Journal (2008)
    See also » FRB Working Paper (2009)
  • Forecasting Exogenous Fiscal Variables in the United States
    Darrel Cohen and Glenn Follette
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series (2003)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2003.59
  • The Automatic Stabilizers: Quietly Doing Their Thing
    Darrel Cohen and Glenn Follette
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series (2000)
    https://doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.1999.64
  • The Automatic Fiscal Stabilizers: Quietly Doing Their Thing
    Darrel Cohen and Glenn Follette
    Economic Policy Review (2000)
  • Consumption Asset Markets and Government Policy: Three Essays in the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics Traditions
    Glenn Reith Follette
    Dissertations (Georgetown University) (1988)
  • conference

    January 2012

    AEA Annual Meetings

    Comments on "From First Release to Ex-Post Fiscal Data: Exploring the Sources of Revision Errors in the EU"

  • conference

    March 2011

    Banca D'Italia Workshop on Fiscal Policy

    Fiscal Rules, What Does the American Experience Tell Us?

  • conference

    March 2010

    Banca D'Italia Workshop on Fiscal Policy

    Fiscal Policy in the United States: Automatic Stabilizers, Discretionary Fiscal Policy Actions and the Economy

  • conference

    May 2008

    National Tax Association, Spring Symposium

    State and Local Finances and the Macroeconomy: High-employment Budget and Fiscal Impetus

  • conference

    April 2008

    Banca D'Italia Workshop on Fiscal Policy

    A Microeconomic Perspective on the Sustainability of Health Spending Growth in the United States

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    December 2006

    ECB Fiscal Workshop

    Forecasting Government Spending and Taxes in the United States: Data, Methods, and Forecast Accuracy

Last update: February 22, 2022