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.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Fields of interest Treasury securities, Contingent claims, Corporate securities, Fixed income portfolio management
Kenneth Garbade is the author of Discretionary Control of Aggregate Economic Activity (Lexington Books, 1975), Securities Markets (McGraw Hill, 1982), Fixed Income Analytics (MIT Press, 1996), and Pricing Corporate Securities as Contingent Claims (MIT Press, 2001), as well as articles in scholarly journals. He graduated from the California Institute of Technology in 1968 with a Bachelor of Science in physics and history and from Princeton University in 1975 with a Ph.D. in economics. He was formerly on the faculty of the Graduate School of Business Administration, New York University and an officer of Bankers Trust Company.