Business Cycles, Consumption and Savings, Housing, Labor Economics
Fatih Karahan joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in July 2012 as an Economist in the Microeconomic Studies Function. His primary research interests include macroeconomics of the labor market and housing market. His current research focuses on the role of geographical mismatch on unemployment during the Great Recession, the persistence of earnings shocks over the life cycle, and the effect of the returns to skills on the college premium. Mr. Karahan received his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in May 2012.
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