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John W. Schindler


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • B.A., Economics and Mathematics, Washington and Lee University, 1994
Current Research Topics
  • Financial Innovation
  • Measures of Tail Risk Events
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2000 - present
  • Chief International Economist

    U.S. Department of the Treasury

    2008 - 2009
  • Visiting Scholar

    United Nations Economic Commission on Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Visiting Professor

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

  • Adjunct Professor

    Johns Hopkins University

    2005 - present
  • Aramonte, Sirio, Mohammad R. Jahan-Parvar, Samuel Rosen, and John W. Schindler (2017). "Firm-Specific Risk-Neutral Distributions: The Role of CDS Spreads," International Finance Discussion Papers 1212. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Schindler, John (2017). "FinTech and Financial Innovation: Drivers and Depth," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-081. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Aramonte, Sirio, Samuel Rosen, and John W. Schindler (2017). "Assessing and Combining Financial Conditions Indexes," International Journal of Central Banking, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1-52.
  • Schindler, John W., Alan Ahearne, John Fernald, and Prakash Loungani (2008). "Flying Geese Or Sitting Ducks: China's Impact on the Trading Fortunes of Other Asian Economies," in Friedman, Benjamin, Michael Woodford eds., China and Asia: Economic and Financial Interactions. New York: Routledge.
  • Kamin, Steven B., John Schindler, and Shawna Samuel (2007). "The Contribution of Domestic and External Factors to Emerging Market Currency Crises: An Early Warning Systems Approach," International Journal of Finance and Economics, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 317-336.
  • Marquez, Jaime, and John Schindler (2007). "Exchange-Rate Effects on China's Trade," Review of International Economics, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 837-853.
  • Schindler, John, Steven Kamin, and Mario Marazzi (2006). "The Impact of Chinese Exports on Global Import Prices," Review of International Economics, vol. 14, pp. 179-201.
  • Schindler, John W., and Dustin H. Beckett (2005). "Adjusting Chinese Bilateral Trade Data: How Big is China's Trade Surplus?" International Journal of Applied Economics, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 27-55.
  • Ahearne, Alan G., John G. Fernald, Prakash Loungani, and John W. Schindler (2003). "China and Emerging Asia: Comrades Or Competitors?" Seoul Journal of Economics, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 183-213.
  • Schindler, John W. (2001). "Testing Optimality in Job Search Models," International Finance Discussion Papers 710. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
Last update: December 6, 2018