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Jeffrey S. Allen

Senior Fin Inst Policy Analyst II Reserve Bank Operations and Payment Systems
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  • Ph.D., International Relations, Johns Hopkins University, 2020
  • M.A., International Relations, Johns Hopkins University, 2016
  • M.B.A., Business Administration, University of Virginia, 2016
  • B.A., Economics, University of Virginia, 2009
  • Senior Fin Inst Policy Analyst II

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2023 - present
  • Lecturer

    Johns Hopkins University

    2023 - present
  • Risk Modeling and Analytics Specialist

    Federal Reserve Bank of New York

    2021 - 2023
  • Consultant

    World Bank Group

    2017 - 2021
  • Senior Manager

    Conference of State Bank Supervisors

    2009 - 2013
  • Pay it forward (digitally): sizing up the global impact of electronic wages on digital payment usage
    Jeffrey S. Allen
    Journal of Economics and Finance (2024)
  • Primary and Secondary Markets for Stablecoins
    Cy Watsky, Jeffrey Allen, Hamzah Daud, Jochen Demuth, Daniel Little, Megan Rodden, and Amber Seira
    FEDS Notes (2024)
  • Assessing incentives to increase digital payment acceptance and usage: A machine learning approach
    Jeff Allen, Santiago Carbo-Valverde, Sujit Chakravorti, Francisco Rodriguez-Fernandez, and Oya Pinar Ardic
    PLoS ONE (2022)
  • Do Targeted Trade Sanctions Against Chinese Technology Companies Affect US Firms? Evidence from an Event Study
    Jeffrey S. Allen
    Business and Politics (2021)
  • Verboten: Essays on Targeted Trade Sanctions and U.S. Stakeholders
    Jeffrey S. Allen
    Dissertations (Johns Hopkins University) (2020)
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Last Update: May 13, 2024