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Ruth A. Judson

Senior Economist

Global Financial Flows Section

International Finance

202-736-5612
ruth.a.judson@frb.gov
Education
  • Ph.D., Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994
  • A.B., Russian Civilization, University of Chicago, 1987
  • Current Research Topics

  • Capital Flows, M2, Currency, M2 Deposit Rates
  • Monetary Policy Implementation
    • Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 1994 - present
    • Visiting Professor

      Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    • 1997
    • Visiting Professor

      Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    • 2000
  • Bertaut, Carol C., and Ruth A. Judson (2014). "Estimating U.S. Cross-Border Securities Positions: New Data and New Methods," International Finance Discussion Papers 1113. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth A., Bernd Schlusche, and Vivian Wong (2014). "Demand for M2 at the Zero Lower Bound: The Recent U.S. Experience," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2014-22. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Driscoll, John C., and Ruth A. Judson (2013). "Sticky Deposit Rates," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2013-80. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Brandner, Erika, Fang Cai, and Ruth Judson (2012). "Improving Measurement of Cross-Border Securities Holdings: The TIC SLT," Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 98, no. 1, pp. 1-28.
  • Judson, Ruth (2012). "Crisis and Calm: Demand for U.S. Currency at Home and Abroad from the Fall of the Berlin Wall to 2011," International Finance Discussion Papers 1058. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth, and Elizabeth Klee (2011). "Big Bank, Small Bank: Monetary Policy Implementation and Banks’ Reserve Management Strategies," Journal of economics and business, vol. 63, no. 4, pp. 306-328.
  • Judson, Ruth, and Elizabeth Klee (2010). "Whither the Liquidity Effect: The Impact of Federal Reserve Open Market Operations in Recent Years," Journal of Macroeconomics, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 713-731.
  • Judson, Ruth, and Elizabeth Klee (2009). "A Study of U.S. Monetary Policy Implementation: Demand for Reserves on a Period Average Basis," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2009-22. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth, and Elizabeth Klee (2009). "Whither the Liquidity Effect: The Impact of Federal Reserve Open Market Operations in Recent Years," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2009-25. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth A., and Richard D. Porter (2004). "Currency Demand by Federal Reserve Cash Office: What do we Know?" Journal of economics and business, vol. 56, no. 4, pp. 273-285.
  • Judson, Ruth, and Richard Porter (2003). "Estimating the Worldwide Volume of Counterfeit U.S. Currency: Data and Extrapolation," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2003-52. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth (2002). "Measuring Human Capital Like Physical Capital: What does it Tell Us?" Bulletin of Economic Research, vol. 54, no. 3, pp. 209-231.
  • Judson, Ruth A., and Richard D. Porter (2001). "Overseas Dollar Holdings: What do we Know?" Wirtschaftspolitische Blatter, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 431-440.
  • Judson, Ruth A., and Ann L. Owen (1999). "Estimating Dynamic Panel Data Models: A Guide for Macroeconomists," Economics Letters, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 9-15.
  • Judson, Ruth, and Athanasios Orphanides (1999). "Inflation, Volatility and Growth," International Finance, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 117-138.
  • Judson, Ruth A., Richard Schmalensee, and Thomas M. Stoker (1999). "Economic Development and the Structure of the Demand for Commercial Energy," Energy Journal, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 29-57.
  • Judson, Ruth (1998). "Economic Growth and Investment in Education: How Allocation Matters," Journal of Economic Growth, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 337-359.
  • Schmalensee, Richard, Thomas M. Stoker, and Ruth A. Judson (1998). "World Carbon Dioxide Emissions: 1950-2050," Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 80, no. 1, pp. 15-27.
  • Judson, Ruth A., and Ann L. Owen (1997). "Estimating Dynamic Panel Data Models: A Practical Guide for Macroeconomists," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 1997-03. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth (1996). "Do Low Human Capital Coefficients make Sense? A Puzzle and some Answers," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 96-13. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Judson, Ruth, and Athanasios Orphanides (1996). "Inflation, Volatility and Growth," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 96-19. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Porter, Richard D., and Ruth A. Judson (1996). "The Location of U.S. Currency: How Much is Abroad?" Federal Reserve Bulletin, vol. 82, no. 10, pp. 883-903.
  • Judson, Ruth (1994). "Essays on the Role of Education in Growth and Development," Ph.D dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • conference

    6/20/2012

    IFABS 2012, Valencia, Spain

    LIQUIDITY TRAPS: RECENT U.S. EXPERIENCE WITH DEMAND FOR M2

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