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 and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
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 an Assistant Vice President 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.