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Jane E. Ihrig

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 1995
  • B.S., Mathematics and Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1987
Current Research Topics
  • Monetary Policy Implementation
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2000 - present
  • Chief Economist

    Council of Economic Advisers, White House

    2008
  • Assistant Professor

    University of Virginia

    1995 - 2000
  • Ihrig, Jane, Elizabeth Klee, Canlin Li, Min Wei, and Joe Kachovec (2018). "Expectations about the Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet and the Term Structure of Interest Rates," International Journal of Central Banking, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 341-390.
  • Anderson, Alyssa, Jane Ihrig, Mary-Frances Styczynski, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2017). "How Have the Fed's Three Rate Hikes Passed Through to Selected Short-term Interest Rates?" FEDS Notes 2017-06-02. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Bonis, Brian, Jane Ihrig, and Min Wei (2017). "Projected Evolution of the SOMA Portfolio and the 10-year Treasury Term Premium Effect," FEDS Notes 2017-09-22. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Bonis, Brian, Jane Ihrig, and Min Wei (2017). "The Effect of the Federal Reserve's Securities Holdings on Longer-term Interest Rates," FEDS Notes 2017-04-20. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Huther, Jeffrey, Jane Ihrig, and Elizabeth Klee (2017). "The Federal Reserve's Portfolio and its Effect on Interest Rates," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-075. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane, Edward Kim, Ashish Kumbhat, Cindy M. Vojtech, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2017). "How Have Banks Been Managing the Composition of High-Quality Liquid Assets?" Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-092r. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane, Lawrence Mize, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2017). "How Does the Fed Adjust its Securities Holdings and Who is Affected?" Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-099. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Anderson, Alyssa G., Jane E. Ihrig, Ellen E. Meade, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2016). "What Happened in Money Markets After the Fed's December Rate Increase?" FEDS Notes 2016-02-22. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane E., Ellen E. Meade, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2016). "The Federal Reserve's New Approach to Raising Interest Rates," FEDS Notes 2016-02-12. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane E., Ellen E. Meade, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2015). "Rewriting Monetary Policy 101: What's the Fed's Preferred Post-Crisis Approach to Raising Interest Rates?" Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol. 29, no. 4, pp.177-98.
  • Ihrig, Jane E., Ellen E. Meade, and Gretchen C. Weinbach (2015). "Monetary Policy 101: A Primer on the Fed's Changing Approach to Policy Implementation," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2015-047. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Chen, Han, James A. Clouse, Jane Ihrig, and Elizabeth Klee (2016). "The Federal Reserve's Tools for Policy Normalization in a Preferred Habitat Model of Financial Markets," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, vol. 48, no. 5, pp. 921-955.
  • Carpenter, Seth, Jane Ihrig, Elizabeth Klee, Daniel Quinn, and Alexander Boote (2015). "The Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet and Earnings: A Primer and Projections," International Journal of Central Banking, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 237-283.
  • Carpenter, Seth, Selva Demiralp, Jane Ihrig, and Elizabeth Klee (2015). "Analyzing Federal Reserve Asset Purchases: From Whom Does the Fed Buy?" Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 52, pp. 230-244.
  • Carpenter, Seth B., Jane Ihrig, Elizabeth Klee, Alexander H. Boote, and Daniel W. Quinn (2012). "The Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet: A Prime and Projections," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2012-56. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane, Elizabeth Klee, Canlin Li, Brett Schulte, and Min Wei (2012). "Expectations about the Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet and the Term Structure of Interest Rates," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2012-57. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane, Steven B. Kamin, Deborah Lindner, and Jaime Marquez (2010). "Some Simple Tests of the Globalization and Inflation Hypothesis," International Finance, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 343-375.
  • Baier, Scott L., Mark Clements, Charles W. Griffiths, and Jane Ihrig (2009). "Biofuels Impact on Crop and Food Prices: Using an Interactive Spreadsheet," International Finance Discussion Papers 967. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Ihrig, Jane (2005). "The Influence of Technology on Foreign Direct Investment," American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, vol. 95, no. 2, pp. 309-313.
  • Gagnon, Joseph E., and Jane Ihrig (2004). "Monetary Policy and Exchange Rate Pass-through," International Journal of Finance and Economics, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 315-338.
  • Ihrig, Jane, and Jaime Marquez (2004). "An Empirical Analysis of Inflation in OECD Countries," International Finance, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 61-84.
  • Ihrig, Jane, and Karine S. Moe (2004). "Lurking in the Shadows: The Informal Sector and Government Policy," Journal of Development Economics, vol. 73, no. 2, pp. 541-557.
  • Allayannis, George, and Jane Ihrig (2001). "Exposure and Markups," Review of Financial Studies, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 805-835.
  • Allayannis, George, Jane Ihrig, and James P. Weston (2001). "Exchange-Rate Hedging: Financial versus Operational Strategies," American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, vol. 91, no. 2, pp. 391-395.
  • Ihrig, Jane (2000). "Multinationals' Response to Repatriation Restrictions," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, vol. 24, no. 9, pp. 1345-1379.
Last update: December 6, 2018