Daniel G. Sullivan

Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Daniel G. Sullivan is director of research and an executive vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Sullivan serves as chief economist and as a member of the Management Committee. He oversees the Bank’s research in monetary policy, banking and financial markets, microeconomics and regional economics. In addition, he has supervisory responsibility for the Bank’s consumer and community affairs unit and the public affairs department. Prior to his appointment as research director, Sullivan served as a senior economist and vice president and the team leader of the applied microeconomics group in the economic research department. His research is in the area of labor economics, especially issues related to displaced workers and alternative work arrangements. Prior to joining the Chicago Fed, Sullivan was an assistant professor of economics at Northwestern University and has also taught at Princeton University. In addition he is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy. Sullivan received a B.A. in mathematics and statistics from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.