Robert Kaplan Poverty Poses Challenges For Schools — And Texas’ Future, Education Leaders Say By Bill Zeeble • Jun 5, 2018 Bill Zeeble / KERA News Poverty may be playing a bigger role than ever in education. That’s according to education leaders and thinkers who gathered in Dallas on Monday for an all-day session on schools and the economy. The New Leader Of The Dallas Fed On Interest Rates, Inflation, And Goldman Sachs By Krystina Martinez & Rick Holter • Dec 4, 2015 Shutterstock Robert Kaplan is the new leader of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. He’s filling the formidable shoes of Richard Fisher, who was an outspoken voice against many of the Fed’s moves since the financial crisis. Dallas Federal Reserve Taps Harvard Professor As New President By Associated Press • Aug 17, 2015 Aidan Wakely-Mulroney / Flickr A professor and associate dean at the Harvard Business School has been selected as the new president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.