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 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.