Scott A. Brave is a senior policy economist in the economic research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. His chief responsibilities include the releases for the Chicago Fed's National Activity, Midwest Economy and Financial Conditions Indexes and its Survey of Business Conditions. Brave received a B.A. in economics with honors from the University of Chicago and an M.B.A. with concentrations in economics, statistics and finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
With R. Andrew Butters and Kevin A. Roberts, 2017, working paper, June 30. Updated January 31, 2018.