Announcements

Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BEA revised 2012 Q1 U.S. GDP data today, May 31. The relevant Tracking the Global Economy charts have been updated.

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

Tracking the Global Economy Charts have been updated.

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198 Bank Rate Monitor Series Added to FRED

These 198 series from the Bankrate, Inc. represent results from a weekly survey of banks and thrifts on the current checking and CD rates for selected U.S. markets.

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Marriner S. Eccles Document Collection now on FRASER

This new digital collection of the papers of Marriner S. Eccles, Chairman (1934-1948) and member (1948-1951) of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, provides research material about the Federal Reserve System and Eccles’ role in the monetary … Continue reading

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2 Series Added to FRED from the Federal Highway Administration

FRED has added two monthly measurements from the U.S Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration. These 2 series track the vehicle miles traveled in the United States.

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Tracking the Global Economy Update

The BLS released April 2012 U.S. nonfarm Payroll employment data, The relevant Tracking the Global Economy charts have been updated.

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May/June Review Now Online

The director general of the Bank of Greece and his coauthors trace the role of money and the influence of Milton Friedman in ECB policymaking. Other articles corroborate Bernanke’s “savings glut” hypothesis, explain the basics of sovereign debt and Europe’s … Continue reading

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