Ben Malin joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis as a senior economist in 2012, after spending 6 years as an economist at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. His current research focuses on firms’ price-setting behavior, business cycles, and economic growth. Ben’s work has appeared in the Handbook of Monetary Economics, American Economic Review, Journal of Public Economics, and other journals. Ben holds a B.S. in economics from Iowa State University and a Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University.