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 and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
Fields of interest Macroeconomics, Labor Economics
Aysegul Sahin joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in June 2004 as an Economist in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function. Her recent research focuses on the changing structure of the unemployment duration, the risk of displacement and costs of business cycles, and the welfare effects of cyclical policies under incomplete markets. Ms. Sahin has received her Ph.D. from the University of Rochester in May, 2002. Prior to joining the Bank, she was an Assistant Professor at Purdue University's Krannert Graduate School of Management.