…could we avoid financial crises and limit the effects of recessions?
FRED has added over 36,400 series from the Board of Governors‘ Financial Accounts of the United States Z.1 release. With this addition, FRED now offers the entire Z.1 release, which includes data on transactions and levels of financial assets and liabilities by sector and financial instrument, full balance sheets, integrated and macroeconomic accounts, and additional details.
FRED has added 29 new series on public pensions. The Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions, which comes from the U.S. Census Bureau, provides national summary data on the revenues, expenditures, and composition of assets of the largest defined benefit public employee pension systems for state and local governments.
Page One Economics gives you the lowdown on current monetary policy in just 5 pages.
Economic Synopses explains the demographics and policy implications behind the “natural rate of interest.”