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Economist and Research Assistant Diversity Data

The information below shows the racial/ethnic and gender makeup of PhD economists and research assistants at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The Federal Reserve Board and the Banks employ 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 suited to pursue a graduate degree—often in economics.

  Asian Black/African American Hispanic/Latino Native Hawaiian or
Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or
Alaska Native
Two or More White  
  Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Count
PhD Economics 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 20 34
Research Assistant 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 13

NOTE: Data as of 12/31/21.