Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Ryotaro Tashiro is a regional economic advisor in the Research Department of
the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. He is responsible for conducting
research on current regional economic issues in the Federal Reserve’s Third
District and informing external audiences on national and regional economic
conditions, monetary policy, and the role of the Federal Reserve in the economy.
Prior to joining the Bank in June 2016, Tashiro was a business analyst for
Bloomberg, where he was responsible for conducting research on issues related to
equity data quality. He also has substantial teaching experience, ranging from
high school advanced placement economics to undergraduate intermediate Japanese
and intermediate Spanish.
Tashiro has a master’s degree in economics from the University of
Michigan–Ann Arbor and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kenyon