Following the 2008 financial crisis, the Federal Reserve took strong, unprecedented measures to stabilize the economy. Join Chicago Federal Reserve Senior Economist Dr. Ellen Rissman as she discusses the dynamics at the forefront of today's monetary policy decisions, examining how they relate to labor markets.
Dr. Ellen Rissman is an economist and senior policy specialist in the research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago where she takes a leading role in crafting the content of the president’s communications with the public. Additionally, she provides Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy support, advising on the implications of government spending for growth and monetary policy.
Co-sponsored by Women in Economics and WUD Society and Politics.