Spring rebound after harsh winter for Mass., US economies
The Massachusetts economy shook off its winter doldrums and rebounded strongly in the spring, according to a new analysis by the University of Massachusetts and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
Goodman named director of UMass Dartmouth Center for Policy Analysis
Dr. Michael Goodman has been named director of the UMass Dartmouth Center for Policy Analysis, effective July 1. He succeeds Dr. Clyde W. Barrow.
Does Extending Unemployment Benefits Raise Joblessness?
Can unemployment benefits raise joblessness? : Did the extension of unemployment compensation during the Great Recession cause joblessness to go up? ... The latest research on this topic from Katharine Bradbury of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston ... finds that unemployment does go up when unemployment benefits are extended, but the question is ... (more)
Cambridge Trust names Green as director
At the national level, Green served as a member and immediate past-chair of the Federal Reserve System's Conference of chief operating officers.