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, Monetary Economics, Information Frictions in Macroeconomics and Learning
Sushant joined the Federal Reserve Bank in August 2013 as an economist in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function. His current research interests include the macroeconomic consequences of informational frictions, the role of monetary and fiscal policy in the economies characterized by incomplete risk sharing. In addition, he is interested in studying the determinants of the hiring decisions of firms over the business cycle. Sushant received his PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland in 2013. He received his B.A in Economics and M.A in Economics from the University of Delhi in India in 2004 and 2007 respectively. He received a second M.A. in economics from the University of Maryland in 2010.