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Min Wei

Deputy Associate Director Program Direction Section Monetary Affairs
202-736-5619
min.wei@frb.gov

Education

  • Ph.D., Finance, Columbia Business School, 2004
  • M.A., Economics, State University of New York - Stony Brook, 1999
  • B.A., Finance, Fudan University (China), 1996
Current Research Topics
  • Supply Effects on Treasury Market
  • Inflation Expectations and Risk Premiums
  • Deputy Associate Director

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2015 - present
  • Visiting Lecturer

    Princeton University

    2014 - 2016
  • Assistant Director

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2012 - 2015
  • Chief, Monetary & Financial Market Analysis

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2010 - 2012
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2009 - 2010
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2004 - 2009
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

    Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

    2006
  • D'Amico, Stefania, Thomas B. King, and Min Wei (2016). "Macroeconomic Sources of Recent Interest Rate Fluctuations," FEDS Notes 2016-06-02. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Baele, Lieven, Geert Bekaert, Koen Inghelbrecht, and Min Wei (2014). "Flights to Safety," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2014-46. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • D'Amico, Stefania, Don H. Kim, and Min Wei (2014). "Tips from TIPS: The Informational Content of Treasury Inflation-Protected Security Prices," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2014-24r. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Li, Canlin, and Min Wei (2013). "Term Structure Modeling with Supply Factors and the Federal Reserve's Large-Scale Asset Purchase Programs," International Journal of Central Banking, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 3-39.
  • 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.).
  • Wei, Min, and Jonathan Wright (2013). "Reverse Regressions and Long-Horizon Forecasting," Journal of Applied Econometrics, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 353-371.
  • Orphanides, Athanasios, and Min Wei (2012). "Evolving Macroeconomic Perceptions and the Term Structure of Interest Rates," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 239-254.
  • Ang, Andrew, Geert Bekaert, and Min Wei (2008). "The Term Structure of Real Rates and Expected Inflation," Journal of Finance, vol. 63, no. 2, pp. 797-849.
  • Ang, Andrew, Geert Bekaert, and Min Wei (2007). "Do Macro Variables, Asset Markets, Or Surveys Forecast Inflation Better?" Journal of Monetary Economics, vol. 54, no. 4, pp. 1163-1212.
  • Bekaert, Geert, Min Wei, and Yuhang Xing (2007). "Uncovered Interest Rate Parity and the Term Structure," Journal of International Money and Finance, vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 1038-1069.
  • Ang, Andrew, Monika Piazzesi, and Min Wei (2006). "What Does the Yield Curve Tell Us About GDP Growth?" Journal of Econometrics, vol. 131, no. 1-2, pp. 359-403.
  • discussion

    January 2016

    AEA Annual Meetings

    Monetary Policy Expectations at the Zero Lower Bound

  • seminar

    September 2014

    American University

    The Effects of Treasury Debt Supply on Macro and Term Structure Dynamics

  • conference

    September 2014

    Joint ECB-BoE workshop "Understanding the Yield Curve: What Has Changed With the Crisis?"

    The Effects of Treasury Debt Supply on Macro and Term Structure Dynamics

  • conference

    July 2014

    China International Conference in Finance

    Tips from TIPS: the Informational Content of Treasury Inflation-Protected Security Prices

  • discussion

    Jaunary 2014

    AEA Annual Meetings

    Noisy Information and Fundamental Disagreement

  • seminar

    December 2013

    Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

    The Effects of Treasury Debt Supply on Macro and Term Structure Dynamics

  • discussion

    October 2013

    FRBSF Workshop on Term Structure Modeling at the Zero Lower Bound

    A Model of the Euro-Area Yield Curve with Discrete Policy Rates

  • conference

    July 2013

    China International Conference in Finance

    Flights to Safety

  • discussion

    January 2013

    Federal Reserve Day Ahead Conference

    The Signaling Channel for Federal Reserve Bond Purchases

  • conference

    September 2012

    SNB Research Conference on Policy Challenges and Developments in Monetary Economics

    Term Structure Modeling with Supply Factors and the Federal Reserve's Large Scale Asset Purchase Programs

  • conference

    June 2012

    CEF 2012 Annual Conference

    Term Structure Modeling with Supply Factors and the Federal Reserve's Large Scale Asset Purchase Programs

  • conference

    February 2012

    FRBNY Portfolio Workshop

    Term Structure Modeling with Supply Factors and the Federal Reserve's Large Scale Asset Purchase Programs

  • discussion

    January 2011

    AEA Annual Meetings

    Unbiased Estimation of Dynamic Term Structure Models

  • discussion

    July 2010

    China International Conference in Finance

    How Predictable Are Components of the Aggregate Market Portfolio?

  • conference

    March 2010

    6th ECB Workshop on Forecasting Techniques

    Evolving Macroeconomic Perceptions and the Term Structure of Interest Rates

  • seminar

    February 2008

    Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

    Tips from TIPS: the Informational Content of Treasury Inflation-Protected Security Prices

  • conference

    January 2008

    AEA Annual Meetings

    Evolving Macroeconomic Perceptions and the Term Structure of Interest Rates

  • discussion

    September 2007

    SNB Research Conference

    Learning and the Role of Macroeconomic Factors in the Term Structure of Interest Rates

  • conference

    July 2006

    NBER Summer Institute

    Do Macro Variables, Asset Markets, or Surveys Forecast Inflation Better?

  • discussion

    May 2005

    CIRANO-CIREQ Conference

    Human Capital and International Portfolio Choice

Referee
  • American Economic Review
  • Economic Notes
  • International Journal of Central Banking
  • Journal of Applied Econometrics
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • Journal of Business and Economic Statistics
  • Journal of Empirical Finance
  • Journal of Finance
  • Journal of International Economics
  • Journal of International Money and Finance
  • Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking
  • Journal of Monetary Economics
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Macroeconomic Dynamics
  • Management Science
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Review of Economics and Statistics
  • Review of Financial Studies
Last update: March 27, 2017