I am a macroeconomist at the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. My research focuses on topics related to labor markets, health care policy and development.
I received my Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2011. I also hold a B.S. degree in physics and a M.A. degree in economics from Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey.
Mail Address: Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, MO 64198.
Here is my profile at the KC Fed.
NEW!!! New short piece on the trend rate of unemployment, November 2017. “A New Estimate of the Natural Rate of Unemployment” [download]
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Last Update: November 2017