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, Monetary Policy
Argia Sbordone is a Vice President in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Her research is in the field of macro and monetary economics, with a focus on the analysis of business cycle fluctuations. Her work includes studies of productivity fluctuations, wage and price dynamics, and inflation persistence. Her current research focuses on monetary policy and inflation dynamics. Ms. Sbordone received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. She has taught at Princeton University and at Rutgers University.