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.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
Fields of interest Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Monetary Policy, Time Series Econometrics
Andrea Tambalotti joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in July 2003 and is now a Research Officer and Function Head in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function of the Research and Statistics Group. Mr. Tambalotti's research focuses on the use of dynamic general equilibrium models as tools for business cycle and monetary policy analysis. He is currently studying the role of household debt in the Great Recession and the economic boom that preceded it. He has also written on the trade-off between inflation and real activity, on optimal inflation measurement for central bankers, on the role of credibility in monetary policy and on the effect of the introduction of the euro on European inflation. Mr. Tambalotti holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University and an M.A. and B.A. from Bocconi University in Milan.