Peter J. Klenow has been a consultant at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis since 2009. He served as a senior economist at the Minneapolis Fed from 2000 to 2003. Pete currently teaches economics at Stanford University, where he has held the Ralph Landau Chair in Economics since 2003. He has also taught at the University of Chicago. He has been an associate editor for the Quarterly Journal of Economics since 2008, and is currently an associate editor for Econometrica and the Journal of Political Economy. In the past he has served as an associate editor for the American Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Perspectives, the Review of Economic Dynamics, and the B.E. Journal in Macroeconomics.
Pete received his Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University in 1991. His work has appeared in several prominent economics journals, among them the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and the Journal of Political Economy. His research focuses on the macroeconomic implications of micro data on productivity and prices.