Ken Ueda

Financial Economist

Retail Credit Risk Analysis Division

Ken Ueda is a financial economist in the Retail Credit Risk Analysis Division within the Economics department of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

Dr. Ueda’s current research interests include fintech, credit card analysis, labor economics, urban economics, and applied econometrics. Before joining the OCC in 2018, Dr. Ueda was a postdoctoral researcher of economics at the National University of Singapore. He holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Maryland-College Park and a BA in mathematics and economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

  1. Hyatt, Henry, Erika McEntarfer, Ken Ueda, and Alexandria Zhang. "Interstate Migration and Employer-to-Employer Transitions in the United States: New Evidence From Administrative Records Data." Demography 55, no. 6 (2018): 2161-2180.
  2. Ueda, Ken. "How Do Local Labor Markets and Human Capital Affect Employment Outcomes after Job Loss?" Southern Economic Journal.
  1. Ham, John and Ken Ueda “Consistent Estimation of Treatment Effects and Their Confidence Intervals in Poorly Identified Models: The Case of TennCare’s Employment Impact”
  2. Johansson, Per and Ken Ueda “Exploring the Relation between Immigrants and Native workers: New Evidence using Firms, Occupations, and Employment Flows”