Announcements

Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BEA released March 2011 U.S. Personal Income data.

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Read about Labor Markets in Our Annual Report

The essay in the St. Louis Fed’s 2010 annual report focuses on the labor market, shining light on trends that aren’t often thought about by the general public; a sidebar shows how U.S. workers fared during the Great Recession compared … Continue reading

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Tracking the Economy Update

Selected Measures of the National and Regional Economy has been updated.

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BEA released 2011 Q1 U.S. GDP data.

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Latest 5-Year Treasury Inflation-Protected Security series added to FRED

See the data reflecting the yields to maturity on accrued principal for the 5-Year 0-1/8% Treasury Inflation-Indexed Note, Due 4/15/2016.  Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) have principals that increase with inflation and decrease with deflation since they are tied to the … Continue reading

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675 International Series Added to FRED

These 675 international series are national accounts data from forty countries. The series include gross domestic product data, consumption expenditures, capital formation, imports, and exports— all from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Main Economic Indicators database.

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BLS released March 2011 U.S. CPI data this morning; the Federal Reserve Board released March 2011 U.S. Industrial Production data this morning.

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Homer Jones Memorial Lecture

Read the speech given by Axel A Weber, former president of Germany’s central bank, at the 22nd annual Homer Jones Memorial Lecture. Challenges for monetary policy in EMU

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Tracking the Global Economy Updates

Department of Commerce released Mar 2011 U.S. retail sales data

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57 Productivity and Costs Series Added to FRED

These 57 productivity and costs series are from various sectors: business, nonfarm business, manufacturing, durable manufacturing, nondurable manufacturing, and nonfinancial corporate.

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