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.
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.