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.
Following three years of successful meetings, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is sponsoring the spring 2008 meeting of the Monetary Policy Workshop, open to all researchers from the greater New York area.
Overview The purpose of the workshop is to bring together academics and other researchers in the field of monetary economics to discuss a wide range of issues relevant to the conduct of monetary policy. Participants are encouraged to present both theoretical and empirical work.
The workshop will run from 9:00 a.m. to about 5:00 p.m. There will be four to five papers on the program, each with a discussant. Lunch and coffee breaks will provide time for informal discussion among participants.