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Economist and Research Assistant Diversity Data

The information below shows the racial/ ethnic and gender makeup of Ph.D. economists and research assistants at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. The Bank employs economists across a wide range of areas of expertise. Research assistants (RAs) are generally hired directly after undergraduate study and work alongside economists. RAs are usually in their positions for a few years and leave the role well prepared to pursue a graduate degree—often in economics.

PhD Economics

Data as of 12/31/21.
Asian Black/African American Hispanic/Latino Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander American Indian or Alaska Native Two or More White Count
Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male
4 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 27 48

Research Assistants

Data as of 12/31/21.
Asian Black/African American Hispanic/Latino Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander American Indian or Alaska Native Two or More White Count
Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male
4 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 14 30
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