Jun Nie

Jun Nie

Senior Economist
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, Missouri

Biography

Jun Nie is a Senior Economist in the Economic Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. He joined the department in June 2009.

Mr. Nie received his M.A. and Ph.D. from New York University. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Economics and one in Mathematics from Wuhan University. In 2007-2008 he taught courses in Intermediate Macroeconomics and Statistics at New York University as an instructor. In 2008 he was a dissertation intern at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

Mr. Nie's current research interests include unemployment and labor market policies, robustness and rational inattention, wealth inequality, and the Chinese economy.

Professional Journals and Books

  • "Elastic Attention, Risk Sharing, and International Comovements"
    with Wei Li and Yulei Luo, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 79, 1-20 (Lead Article), 2017
  • "Slow Information Diffusion and the Inertial Behavior of Durable Consumption"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young, Journal of European Economic Association, 13(5), 805-840, 2015
  • "Model Uncertainty and Intertemporal Tax Smoothing"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 45, 289-314, 2014
  • "Robust Control, Informational Frictions, and International Consumption Correlations"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young, European Economic Review, 67, 1-27 (Lead Article), 2014
  • "Model Uncertainty, State Uncertainty, and State-space Models"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young, State-Space Models: Applications in Finance and Economics, Wu, Shu and Yong Zeng (eds.), 2013, Springer Press
  • "Robustness, Information-Processing Constraints, and the Current Account in Small Open Economies"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young, Journal of International Economics, 2012, 88(1), pp.104-120

Economic Review Articles

Work in Progress

  • "Model Uncertainty, Risk Sharing, and the Effects of Volatility on Growth"
    with Yulei Luo and Eric R. Young
  • "Capital Account Openness and Unemployment"
    with Qingyuan Du and Shang-Jin Wei