Minneapolis Fed

January 16, 2019

Beige Book Archive

The January 16, 2019 Beige Book report is now available. Read the Minneapolis summary here.

News Releases

January 11, 2019

Powell and Melander named chair and deputy chair of Minneapolis Fed board

Alyssa Augustine | Media Representative

Staff Report

December 31, 2018

The Risk of Becoming Risk Averse: A Model of Asset Pricing and Trade Volumes

Fernando Alvarez | University of Chicago
Andrew Atkeson | Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Consultant and UCLA

Staff Report

December 20, 2018

The Monetary and Fiscal History of Brazil, 1960-2016

Joao Ayres | Inter-American Development Bank
Marcio Garcia | Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, CNPq, and FAPERJ
Diogo Guillen | Itau-Unibanco Asset Management
Patrick J. Kehoe | Stanford University, University College London, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Bank Updates

December 19, 2018

Matchmaking at the Minneapolis Fed

Alyssa Augustine | Media Representative

Minneapolis Fed

December 18, 2018

Meet Alene Tchourumoff

Alene Tchourumoff, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis’ new senior vice president of Community Development and Engagement, talks about what community development and engagement mean to her, her path to the Minneapolis Fed, and her inspiring first day on the job.


December 17, 2018

Women in the workplace

Alyssa Augustine | Media Representative

Staff Report

December 12, 2018

Real Interest Rates, Inflation, and Default

Sewon Hur | Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Illenin O. Kondo | University of Notre Dame
Fabrizio Perri | Assistant Director and Monetary Advisor


December 7, 2018

Businesses say they’ll hire … if they can

Joe Mahon | Director, Regional Outreach

The Region

December 3, 2018

United we fall?

Douglas Clement | Editor, The Region