Meet the Researchers
The Federal Reserve Board employs more than 500 researchers, including more than 400 Ph.D. economists, who represent an exceptionally diverse range of interests and specific areas of expertise. Board researchers conduct cutting edge research, produce numerous working papers and notes, and are among the leading contributors at professional meetings and in major journals. Our researchers also produce a wide variety of economic analyses and forecasts for the Board of Governors and the Federal Open Market Committee.
The Division of International Finance is responsible for basic research, policy analysis, and reporting in the areas of foreign economic activity, U.S. external trade and capital flows, and developments in international financial markets and institutions. Research responsibilities are shared by staff economists in the sections listed below as well as by the officers in the Program Direction group.
Integrated Technology Solutions
The Integrated Technology Solutions section supports the use of information technology, provides technology capabilities and solutions, and contributes to the International Finance division’s technology strategy to support its mission. This function includes management and support for office automation activities, data management and analysis, and application development. The section consists of two groups – the Business Technology Solutions (BTS) Team and the Data Science and Application Development (DSAD) Team.