The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
Andrea Ferrero joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in June 2006. He is currently a Senior Economist in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function of the Research and Statistics Group. Mr. Ferrero is a macroeconomist, with particular interests in the open economy dimension of monetary and fiscal policy. His current research studies the determinants of external imbalances and their implications for monetary policy. He has also written on optimal fiscal and monetary stabilizations in a currency union. Mr. Ferrero holds a Ph.D. from New York University and a M.Sc. from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona.