FRED will launch a new design at the beginning of June and we want your feedback now! The new site is here—with bigger graphs, refined menus, and updating metadata above the graph. See this graph of CPI: We changed … Continue reading
Do you have a great idea on how to provide economic information to the masses? Submit a proposal to the St. Louis Fed’s Beyond the Numbers conference held October 6-8, 2016. This event aims to provide librarians and info pros … Continue reading
The Cleveland Financial Stress Index (CFSI) is temporarily unavailable due to the discovery of errors that overestimated stress in the real estate and securitization markets. Additional details will be made available when posting of the index is resumed.
The FRED monthly database for macroeconomic research (FRED-MD) now includes the April 2016 vintage. This database, designed for the empirical analysis of “big data,” is described in detail in a St. Louis Fed working paper by Michael W. McCracken and Serena Ng.
FRED has added 183 annual series from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on minimum wage workers. These data cover hourly paid workers age 16 and older with earnings at or below the prevailing federal minimum wage across various educational … Continue reading
FRED has just added more data published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Real Trade-Weighted Value of the Dollar by U.S. State (50 monthly series): These indexes calculate the inflation-adjusted value of the U.S. dollar against the currencies of countries to which U.S. … Continue reading
FRED has added 324 quarterly aggregates of gross domestic product (GDP) from the Eurostat database. These data cover real and nominal GDP for the euro area, European Union, and European countries. Data for the euro area countries are presented with … Continue reading
The FRED monthly database for macroeconomic research (FRED-MD) now includes the March 2016 vintage. This database, designed for the empirical analysis of “big data,” is described in detail in a St. Louis Fed working paper by Michael W. McCracken and Serena Ng.
FRED has added 24 daily aggregates of the repurchase agreements and reverse repurchase agreements from the New York Fed. The data are broken down by the type of securities (Treasury securities, federal agency securities, and mortgage-backed securities) and by the … Continue reading