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Scott A. Brave

Senior Economist

Scott A. Brave is a senior economist in the Economic Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. His chief responsibilities include the releases for the Chicago Fed's economic activity and financial conditions indexes. Brave’s current research is focused on the use of high-frequency data in forecasting applications, mixed-frequency econometric modeling, and sports economics. His past research has been published in journals such as the International Journal of Forecasting, International Journal of Central Banking, Growth and Change: A Journal of Urban and Regional Policy, STATA Journal, Journal of Sports Economics, and Journal of Sports Analytics as well as featured in Chicago Fed research publications, including Economic Perspectives and Chicago Fed Letter.

Brave received a BA in economics with honors from the University of Chicago and an MBA with concentrations in economics, statistics, and finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Chicago Fed Letter
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, Michael Fogarty | 2020 | No. 447 | October Download
Daniel Aaronson, Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, Michael Fogarty | 2020 | No. 436 | May Download
Scott A. Brave, Ross Cole, Paul Traub | 2020 | No. 434 | March Download
Daniel Aaronson, Scott A. Brave, David Kelley | 2016 | No. 359 Download
Scott A. Brave, Thomas Walstrum | 2014 | No. 328 | November Download
Daniel Aaronson, Scott A. Brave | 2013 | No. 312 | July Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters | 2013 | No. 311 | June Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters | 2012 | No. 305 | December Download
Scott A. Brave, Max Lichtenstein | 2012 | No. 298 | May Download
Scott A. Brave, Chenfei Lu | 2010 | No. 280 | November Download
Scott A. Brave | 2009 | No. 268 | November Download
Daniel Aaronson, Scott A. Brave | 2009 | No. 263 | June Download
Economic Perspectives
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, David Kelley | 2019 | Vol. 43 | No. 2019-1 | February Download
Scott A. Brave, Thomas Walstrum, Jacob Berman | 2015 | Vol. 39 | 3rd Quarter Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters | 2014 | Vol. 38 Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters | 2011 | Vol. 35 | No. 2011-1 Download
Scott A. Brave, Jonas D. M. Fisher | 2004 | Vol. 28 | No. 2004-4 | November | 4th Quarter Download
Working Papers
Scott A. Brave, Michael Fogarty, Daniel Aaronson, Ezra Karger, Spencer Krane | 2021 | No. 2021-05 | March Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, Michael Fogarty | 2020 | No. 2020-35 | December Download
Daniel Aaronson, Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, Daniel Sacks, Boyoung Seo | 2020 | No. 2020-10 | April Download
Scott A. Brave, Charles Gascon, William Kluender, Thomas Walstrum | 2019 | No. 2019-11 Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters, Alejandro Justiniano | 2016 | No. 2016-05 Download
Scott A. Brave, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jonas D. M. Fisher, Alejandro Justiniano | 2012 | No. 2012-02 | August Download
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters | 2010 | No. 2010-07 | January Download
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