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Sam Schulhofer-Wohl
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl is an American economist who is Senior Vice President and Director of Financial Policy at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.[1] He was previously Research Director of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank,[2] and an economics professor at Princeton University.[3][4]
Samuel Aryeh Schulhofer-Wohl
Alma materUniversity of Chicago, (PhD)
Swarthmore College, (BA)
Scientific career
Fieldsmacroeconomics, applied econometrics
InstitutionsFederal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Princeton University
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Websitehttps://www.chicagofed.org/people/s/schulhofer-wohl-sam
Life and education
Raised in Philadelphia and Chicago, Schulhofer-Wohl studied physics and economics at Swarthmore College while preparing for a career as a journalist.[5] He spent four years working as a copy editor and reporter at The Journal-Standard, the Birmingham Post-Herald, and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, before returning to Chicago for a PhD in economics at the University of Chicago.[6]
Research
Schulhofer-Wohl's research focuses on applied econometrics, monetary policy, and macroeconomics.[2][7] With Miguel Garrido, he showed that the 2007 closure of The Cincinnati Post affected voter turnout and the re-election chances for incumbents.[3][8] With Greg Kaplan, he has studied the decline in migration among American workers.[9][10]
Selected works
References
  1. ^ "The WFE 2020 Series: Sam Schulhofer-Wohl, Senior Vice President and Director of Financial Policy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago | The World Federation of Exchanges". focus.world-exchanges.org​. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  2. ^ a b Saphir, Ann (2016-09-10). "Minneapolis Fed seeks new research chief after Schulhofer-Wohl leaves". Reuters (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  3. ^ a b Robertson, Laura. "When Papers Die: Princeton economist and ex-journalist Sam Schulhofer-Wohl examines the fallout: dangers to democracy". Style Weekly. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  4. ^ "Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Names New Research Director | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis". www.minneapolisfed.org​. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  5. ^ Ryan, Barbara Haddad (June 2000). "The New Swarthmore Journalists: From the newsroom to the Internet, young Swarthmoreans are making their mark in the media" (PDF). Swarthmore College Bulletin.
  6. ^ "College Corner: Gazette Founder Sam Schulhofer-Wohl '98 - The Phoenix". 2008-04-19. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  7. ^ "Sam Schulhofer-Wohl". IGC. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  8. ^ "Paper Trail | On the Media". WNYC Studios. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  9. ^ "American workers find less incentive to relocate". Princeton University. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  10. ^ Lowrey, Annie (2013-12-10). "Why Are Americans Staying Put? (Published 2013)". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-12-15.

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