Kyle Herkenhoff

Senior Economist
Microeconomic Studies Function
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10045

Fields of interest

Macroeconomics, Empirical Macroeconomics, Consumer Finance, Real Estate Economics

In 2019, Kyle Herkenhoff joined the micro function of the New York Fed. Kyle Herkenhoff is a visiting scholar at the Consumer Finance Institute (CFI) of the Philadelphia Fed and a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He is currently on leave as an assistant professor of economics at the University of Minnesota. He received his Ph.D. from UCLA in 2014, and his research, which focuses on the interaction of labor markets and consumer credit markets, places equal weight on theory and empirics. Kyle is actively developing and estimating structural sorting models and building new databases in order to advance the profession's understanding of topics such as labor market power, credit market power, and the impact of credit access on labor market mobility, wage inequality, sorting, and aggregate productivity. Kyle’s research has been featured in journals such as the Review of Economic Studies and the Review of Financial Studies. 

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