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 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.