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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BEA released Oct 2011 U.S. Personal Income data. http://research.stlouisfed.org/economy/

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BEA revised 2011 Q3 U.S. GDP data. http://research.stlouisfed.org/economy/

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232 International and US Recession Indicator Series Added to FRED

These 232 series include 225 international series based on the OECD’s Composite Leading Indicators: Reference Turning Points and Component Series and 7 US series based on the NBER’s U.S. Business Cycle Expansions and Contractions series.  Each locale has three options for … Continue reading

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The Census Bureau released Oct 2011 U.S. retail sales data. http://research.stlouisfed.org/economy/

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2 Housing Affordability Series Added to FRED

These 2 series are constructed by the National Association of Realtors and measure whether or not a typical family could qualify for a mortgage loan on a typical home.

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736 MSA Labor Force and Unemployment Rate Series Added to FRED

These 736 Metropolitan Statistical Area series include Civilian Labor Force and Unemployment Rate series from the BLS Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment release.  All 736 series are smoothed seasonally adjusted.

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The FRED add-in for Excel gives students, educators and financial analysts, one-click instant access to FRED’s 40,000+ economic data series.  Create graphs and perform data manipulations with the aid of the FRED add-in’s customization tools. Download the FRED add-in for … Continue reading

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135 Home Price Index Series Added to FRED

These 135 series are from the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices release.  The new data series include Condo Price Indexes, Tiered Home Price Indexes, Home Price Sales Pair Counts, Condo Price Sales Pair Counts, and 2 quarterly National Composite Home Price … Continue reading

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BLS released Oct 2011 U.S. nonfarm payrolls data this morning. The relevant Tracking the Global Economy charts have been updated at: http://research.stlouisfed.org/economy/

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