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 Capital Flows, Exchange Rates, International Trade, European economic issues
Mr. Klitgaard is the Head of the International Research Function. He studies cross-border financial flows and coordinates the Bank's global outlook. Mr. Klitgaard received B.A. degrees in both mathematics and economics from the University of California, Berkeley and a Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University.