System Working Paper

December 13, 2017

Geographic Inequality of Economic Well-being among U.S. Cities: Evidence from Micro Panel Data

Chi-Young Choi | University of Texas at Arlington
Alexander Chudik | Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Working Paper

December 11, 2017

Ramsey Taxation in the Global Economy

V. V. Chari | Consultant
Juan Pablo Nicolini | Senior Research Economist
Pedro Teles

CICD Blog

December 1, 2017

Manufactured-Home Lending to American Indians in Indian Country Remains Highly Concentrated

Kevin Johnson | Data Analyst
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

Staff Report

December 13, 2017

Sweat Equity in U.S. Private Business

Anmol Bhandari | Visiting Scholar
Ellen R. McGrattan | Consultant

System Working Paper

December 7, 2017

An Assessment of the National Establishment Time Series (NETS) Database

Keith Barnatchez | Colby College
Leland D. Crane | Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Ryan A. Decker | Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Economic Policy Papers

December 5, 2017

On the Importance of Easing Consumer Credit Frictions

Patrick J. Kehoe | Stanford University, University College London, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Virgiliu Midrigan | New York University
Elena Pastorino | Stanford University, Minneapolis Fed Institute Scholar

Institute Working Paper

December 1, 2017

Wage Inequality and Job Stability

Ana Luisa Pessoa de Araujo | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Minnesota

System Working Paper

November 28, 2017

First-Time Homebuyers: Toward a New Measure

Arthur Acolin | University of Washington
Paul Calem | Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Julapa Jagtiani | Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Susan Wachter | The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Institute Working Paper

November 28, 2017

Spatial Patterns of Development: A Meso Approach

Stelios Michalopoulos | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute, Brown University, CEPR, and NBER
Elias Papaioannou | London Business School and CEPR

Minneapolis Fed

November 27, 2017

Visiting Scholar Program Application 2018

The Institute is currently seeking Visiting Scholars for the 2018-2019 cohort.

System Working Paper

November 20, 2017

The Unequal Distribution of Economic Education: A Report on the Race, Ethnicity, and Gender of Economics Majors at US Colleges and Universities

Amanda Bayer | Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
David Wilcox | Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Institute Working Paper

November 14, 2017

Heterogeneous Workers and Federal Income Taxes in a Spatial Equilibrium

Mark Colas | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Oregon
Kevin Hutchinson | eBay Inc.

System Working Paper

November 13, 2017

The Effect of Fertility on Mothers’ Labor Supply over the Last Two Centuries

Daniel Aaronson | Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Rajeev Dehejia | New York University
Andrew Jordan | University of Chicago
Cristian Pop-Eleches | Columbia University
Cyrus Samii | New York University
Karl Schulze | Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Staff Report

November 13, 2017

Sovereign Risk Contagion

Cristina Arellano | Monetary Advisor
Yan Bai
Sandra Lizarazo

System Working Paper

November 9, 2017

The Local Aggregate Effects of Minimum Wage Increases

Daniel Cooper | Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
María José Luengo-Prado | Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Jonathan A. Parker | Massachusetts Institute of Technology

News Releases

November 9, 2017

Amy Phenix Named Vice President at Minneapolis Fed

Alyssa Augustine | Media Representative

fedgazette

November 8, 2017

The worst they've ever seen

Ashwini Sankar | Research Analyst

News Releases

November 8, 2017

Armstrong and Neset Re-elected to Minneapolis Fed Board of Directors

Alyssa Augustine | Media Representative

Community Dividend

November 7, 2017

Mobile app helps hungry kids find free summer meals

Michael Grover | Assistant Vice President, Community Development

System Working Paper

November 2, 2017

“Don’t Know What You Got Till It’s Gone” – The Effects of the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) on Mortgage Lending in the Philadelphia Market

Lei Ding | Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Leonard Nakamura | Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Minneapolis Fed

November 2, 2017

Fall Conference Summary

Read a summary of the Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute's second conference.

Quarterly Review

October 16, 2017

Top Income Inequality in the 21st Century: Some Cautionary Notes

Fatih Guvenen | Consultant
Greg Kaplan | University of Chicago and Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute Advisor

Messages

October 2, 2017

My Take on Inflation

Neel Kashkari | President

The Region

September 25, 2017

Interview with Lawrence Katz

Douglas Clement | Editor, The Region