Jaison Abel

Jaison Abel

Research Officer and Function Head
Regional Analysis Function
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 1400
Buffalo, NY 14202

Phone (716) 849-5010


Fields of interest
Industrial Organization, Economics of Innovation, Public Finance, Urban and Regional Economics

Jaison Abel is a Research Officer and Head of the Regional Analysis Function of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He provides economic analysis of the Federal Reserve’s Second District, with a focus on upstate New York. His primary research interests include the spatial distribution of human capital, the microfoundations of urban agglomeration economies, productivity measurement, and technological change. Before joining the New York Fed, Mr. Abel was a Vice President at Analysis Group, a national economic consulting firm, and served as a research associate at the National Regulatory Research Institute. He has taught economics at The Ohio State University, Ohio Wesleyan University, and the State University of New York at Buffalo. Mr. Abel holds a Ph.D. in economics from The Ohio State University and a bachelor's degree in economics from the State University of New York at Geneseo.

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