Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Research Economist and Assistant Adviser

Veronika Penciakova

Research Economist and Assistant Adviser
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  • Biography

    Veronika Penciakova is a research economist and assistant adviser on the macroeconomics and monetary policy team in the Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Her major field of study is macroeconomics with a focus on firm dynamics, financial frictions, and innovation.

    Prior to joining the bank in 2019, Dr. Penciakova was a pathways intern at the U.S. Census Bureau and research assistant and instructor at the University of Maryland while pursuing her graduate degree.

    Dr. Penciakova received her PhD in economics from the University of Maryland, her master's degree in development studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and her bachelor's degrees in economics and international affairs from George Washington University.

  • Working Papers

    Atlanta Fed Working Papers

    Synergizing Ventures
    Ufuk Akcigit, Emin Dinlersoz, Jeremy Greenwood, and Veronika Penciakova
    September 2019
    Abstract | Full text Adobe PDF file format

    Leverage over the Firm Life Cycle, Firm Growth, and Aggregate Fluctuations
    Emin Dinlersoz, Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan, Henry Hyatt, and Veronika Penciakova
    September 2019
    Abstract | Full text Adobe PDF file format

  • Other Fed Work

    Podcast Episodes podcast

    Veronika Penciakova. ""They're Really Punching above Their Own Weight": Venture Capital and Firm Growth." Economy Matters podcast. November 19, 2019.