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 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.