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.
Regional media from the Federal Reserve’s Second District are invited to attend a briefing by New York Fed regional economists who will discuss “Measures of Regional Economic Activity” and provide an employment outlook and trends segmented by metropolitan area for New York State, New York City, Upstate New York Metro (Buffalo, Syracuse, Albany, Rochester, Utica, Binghamton), New Jersey, Fairfield County (Connecticut), Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
President William C. Dudley will offer brief welcome remarks.
Limited to regional press from the Federal Reserve’s Second District and other reporters by invitation. Media must register by 5 p.m. EDT on Monday, April 12. Attendees must bring valid photo identification for entry. (Closed to the public).