David Rodziewicz is a senior economics specialist at the Denver Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. His research focuses on energy economics, natural resource economics, climate change, and regional economics. His outreach efforts focus on the Rocky Mountain West region (Colorado, Wyoming, and northern New Mexico). Rodziewicz is also responsible for briefing the Kansas City Fed’s president – a member of the Federal Open Market Committee – on regional economic conditions as well as energy related issues.
Prior to joining the Economic Research Department at the Bank in 2017, Rodziewicz was as an officer in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Commissioned Officer Corps, where he served as a deck watch officer in Alaska and database manager in Boulder. Earlier in his career, he worked in the financial services industry as a stock analyst, covering real estate investment trusts (REITs). Rodziewicz holds a master’s degree in Mineral and Energy Economics from Colorado School of Mines and a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from University of Illinois.
Economic Review Articles
- "Drought Risk to the Agriculture Sector"
with Jacob Dice, Volume 105, Number 2, 2020
- "Corporate Leverage and Investment"
with W. Blake Marsh and Karna Chelluri, Volume 105, Number 1, 2020
- "Capital Reallocation and Capital Investment"
with Nicholas Sly, Second Quarter 2019
- "Energy Investment Variability within the Macroeconomy"
Third Quarter 2018
- "Do Adverse Oil Price Shocks Change Loan Contract Terms for Energy Firms?"
with Rajdeep Sengupta and W. Blake Marsh, Fourth Quarter 2017
Research Working Papers
- "Housing Market Value Impairment from Future Sea-level Rise Inundation"
with Christopher J. Amante, Jacob Dice, and Eugene Wahl, RWP 20-05
Economic Bulletin (formerly "The Macro Bulletin")
- "Safe-Haven Performance in the Age of Bitcoin"
with Jesse Leigh Maniff, Sabrina Minhas, and Becca Ruiz, April 15, 2020
- "Drilling Productivity in the United States: What Lies Beneath"
with Jason P. Brown and Colton Tousey, May 22, 2019