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 Financial Economics, Microeconomic Theory, Behavioral Economics
Thomas Eisenbach is an Economist in the Money and Payments Studies Function at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. His main research interests are in financial economics, in particular the capital structure of financial intermediaries as well as the effects of financial frictions and different liquidity concepts. In addition, he is interested in microeconomic theory and behavioral economics. He receivedhis Ph.D. in Economics from Princeton University in May 2011.