Federal Reserve Bank of Philedelphia
Kei-Mu Yi is Vice President and Economist at the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. He is also the head of the Macroeconomics Section.
He has also been employed at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and at Rice University.
His current research is primarily focused on long run economic growth and structural change with emphasis on the role of international trade and the fragmentation of production. He has published scholarly articles in the Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Review, the Journal of International Economics, the Review of Economics and Statistics, and other academic journals. He is an associate editor of the Journal of International Economics.
He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago in 1990.