Economist Thomas Lubik

The Richmond Fed pursues a broad research agenda. Our staff economists, visiting scholars and past contributors have helped advance the Federal Reserve's theoretical and empirical understanding of economics, which helps the Fed formulate its monetary and banking policies. In addition, they have provided direct input to the Bank's president at policy briefings.

Staff Economists

Background information on the Richmond Fed's researchers as well as links to their academic work.

Long-Term Consultants

Links to the homepages of economists who contribute to the Richmond Fed's research efforts.

Meet an Economist

In this series of videos and articles, learn more about our staff economists and how they help inform the Fed's policymaking, and explore various facets of macroeconomics and microeconomics.

Past Staff and Contributors

Links to working papers and articles in the Richmond Fed's quarterly journal, written by former Research Department staff and other collaborators.

Contact Us


Research Department
(804) 697-8000