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Robert S. Kaplan

Robert Steven Kaplan has served as the thirteenth president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas since September 8, 2015. Read his full bio.

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Workforce Development

Kaplan on the Skills Gap

“The U.S. must work to find innovative ways to expand its workforce and improve productivity.”

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Educational Attainment

Kaplan on the Link Between Disruption and Education

“It is likely that disruption is a factor in economic outcomes being increasingly skewed by educational attainment levels of workers.”

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Dallas Fed Explains: Cyclical vs. Secular Economic Trends

In a new video series, Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan explains why short-term cyclical developments are only part of the story. Other videos look at Aging Demographics, Technology-Enabled Disruption, and Debt to GDP.

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