Research in Focus – Shigeru Fujita of the Philadelphia Fed and his coauthors improve upon a measure of direct employer-to-employer transitions by accounting for missing survey data responses.
Economic Insights — At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, several key markets faced serious trouble. We take a closer look at what happened in the corporate bond market, and at the Fed's efforts to help.
Get the Philadelphia Fed’s latest information, resources, and research on the coronavirus pandemic's impact on businesses, households, and communities.
WP 21-30 – We present a geometric approach to the finite Rational Inattention (RI) model, recasting it as a convex optimization problem with reduced dimensionality that is well-suited to numerical methods.
Now Hiring for Positions Starting in Summer 2022 – Working as a research assistant at the Philadelphia Fed is a rewarding experience, whichever career path you ultimately choose to pursue.
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