About Nathan Blascak
Nathan Blascak joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia in January 2016. Nathan’s research interests center on applied microeconometrics, with applications in health economics, health insurance, household finance, and identity theft. Currently, his research is examining the intersection of health insurance policy and financial well-being, and exploring the determinants and effects of identity theft.
Before working at the Bank, Nathan taught at Temple University for five years as a graduate student instructor while pursuing his Ph.D.
Nathan has a Ph.D. and an M.A. in economics from Temple University and a B.S. in economics and management information systems from DePaul University in Chicago.