Kathryn Dominguez is Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Michigan and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She is co-Faculty Director of the Center on Finance, Law and Policy at the University of Michigan, a member of the Advisory Scientific Committee of the European Systemic Risk Board, the Panel of Economic Advisers at the Congressional Budget Office, and the Economic Advisory Panel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She received her Ph.D. in economics from Yale University, and taught at Harvard before joining the Michigan faculty in 1997.
Her research focuses on macroeconomics and global financial markets, with particular emphasis on the determinants of cross-border financial flows, macroeconomic forecasting, the efficacy of foreign exchange rate intervention policies, and the management of international reserves. She has written numerous articles on foreign exchange rate behavior and is author of Exchange Rate Efficiency and the Behavior of International Asset Markets and Does Foreign Exchange Intervention Work? (with Jeff Frankel).