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Leland D. Crane

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Maryland, 2014
Current Research Topics
  • Job Vacancies and Recruiting Intensity
  • Assortative Matching
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2014 - present
  • Economist

    US Census Bureau

    2009 - 2014
  • Cajner, Tomaz, Leland Crane, Ryan Decker, Adrian Hamins-Puertolas, Christopher Kurz, and Tyler Radler (2018). "Using Payroll Processor Microdata to Measure Aggregate Labor Market Activity," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2018-005. Washington: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Barnatchez, Keith, Leland D. Crane, and Ryan A. Decker (2017). "An Assessment of the National Establishment Time Series (NETS) Database," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2017-110. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Crane, Leland (2014). "Essays on Search and Matching in the Labor Market," Ph.D. disseration, University of Maryland.
  • Crane, Leland (2014). "Firm Dynamics and Assortative Matching," Working Paper CES-WP-14-25. U.S. Census Bureau.
  • Crane, Leland, Meredith A. Crowley, and Saad Quayyum (2007). "Understanding the Evolution of Trade Deficits: Trade Elasticities of Industrialized Countries," Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Economic Perspectives, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 2-17.
  • conference

    2018

    ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement

    Using Payroll Processor Microdata to Predict Employment

  • conference

    2018

    Econometric Society Asian Summer Meeting

    Cyclical Labor Market Sorting

  • conference

    2018

    NBER Summer Institute

    Improving the Accuracy of Economic Measurement with Multiple Sources: The Case of Payroll Employment Data

  • discussion

    2018

    Chicago Fed-Upjohn 2018 Conference on Vacancies and Job Search

    Discussion of "Wages, Workers and Vacancy Durations: Evidence from Linked Data"

  • conference

    2017

    Comparative Analysis of Enterprise Data Conference

    Using Payroll Processor Microdata to Predict Employment

  • conference

    2017

    Midwest Macro

    Cyclical Labor Market Sorting

  • conference

    2017

    Econometric Society North American Summer Meeting

    Cyclical Labor Market Sorting

  • conference

    2016

    Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory Conference

    Supermodularity and Search

Awards
  • 2011

    University of Maryland, College Park

    Second Place, Third Year Paper Competition

  • 2010

    University of Maryland, College Park

    Graduate Summer Research Fellowship

Referee
  • Journal of Econometrics
Professional Affiliation
  • American Economic Association
Last update: December 6, 2018