Kenneth N. Kuttner is the Robert F. White Class of 1952 Professor of Economics at Williams College, a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a research fellow of the Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration at the University of Kobe. His research has addressed the roles of monetary aggregates and interest rates in monetary policy, inflation targeting, methods for estimating potential output, the Japanese economy, the impact of monetary policy on financial markets, and the effects of macroprudential policies on the property market. Prior to joining the Williams faculty, Kuttner was the Danforth-Lewis Professor of Economics at Oberlin College. He has served as an assistant vice president in the research departments of the Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Chicago, where he specialized in the analysis of monetary policy issues. Kuttner earned his PhD from Harvard University in 1989 and an AB degree from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1982.