Daniel G. Sullivan is director of research and an executive vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. 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 community development and policy studies division and the public affairs department. Sullivan also attends meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the group responsible for formulating national monetary policy.
Prior to joining the Chicago Fed, Sullivan was an assistant professor of economics at Northwestern University and also taught at Princeton University. In addition he is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy. His research is in the area of labor economics, especially issues related to displaced workers and alternative work arrangements. He has published articles in leading academic journals including the American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Journal of Political Economy and the Quarterly Journal of Economics.
Sullivan received a B.A. in mathematics and statistics from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.