Macroeconomics, Applied Macroeconomics, Labor Economics
Laura Pilossoph is a research economist in Labor and Product Market Studies within the Monetary Policy Research Division. Her research interests include the determinants and consequences of unemployment, the job search behavior of unemployed workers, and the hiring decisions of firms over the business cycle. Her recent work focuses on the reallocation of labor across sectors, and the contribution of this process to aggregate unemployment. Laura received her PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2013 and her B.A. in Math and Economics from New York University in 2007.
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