The 12th District

San Francisco is the headquarters of the Twelfth Federal Reserve District, which includes the nine western states—Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington—plus American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Of the twelve Federal Reserve Districts, the Twelfth District is the largest by geography and the size of its economy.

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John C. Williams took office as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco on March 1, 2011. In this role, he serves on the Federal Open Market Committee, bringing the Fed’s Twelfth District’s perspective to monetary policy discussions in Washington.

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Thailand: A Lifetime Quest for Understanding
Thailand: A Lifetime Quest for Understanding

While living in Bangkok, Linda True witnessed a coup and periods of civil unrest. Today the born researcher studies Thailand and Southeast Asia every day as a senior supervisory analyst in the SF Fed's Country Analysis Unit. Here's her journey to the Fed.

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