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The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas established the Globalization Institute in 2007 for the purpose of better understanding how the process of deepening economic integration between the countries of the world, or globalization, alters the environment in which U.S. monetary policy decisions are made.
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Community Development Publication
August 14, 2018
This report provides a brief overview of disaster recovery and its connection to the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA).
Texas Economic Update
August 10, 2018
The regional economy is about as hot as the Texas summer. Texas job growth was a blistering 3.6 percent (annualized) in the first half of 2018.
U.S. Economic Update
August 07, 2018
The U.S. economy entered its 10th year of economic expansion last month, and recent data point to continued economic growth for the second half of the year.
Southwest Economy, Second Quarter 2018
June 25, 2018
the Eleventh District,
benefiting from a
rebounding energy sector
and strong regional and
are poised to do well
through the remainder
Community Development Publications
Research Working Papers
Using a Regression Kink Design (RKD) framework, this paper takes a uniquely
different approach to the identification of the effect of Medicaid generosity on household income.
Central Bank Research Association (CEBRA) Workshop for Commodities and Macroeconomics
Energy and the Economy: Charting the Course Ahead
Global Perspectives with Ellen Ochoa
The latest issue looks at Houston MUD bond development funding, FEMA’s role in recovery from Harvey, state banking conditions, economic fortunes along the border, Texas’ craft-brewing boom and includes a Q&A on the state job market.
This speaker series brings thought leaders from the worlds of business and academia to the Dallas Fed to share their insights on global developments.
The Economy in Action is a free exhibit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
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The Dallas Fed is a premier source for information on energy economics.
As one of twelve regional Reserve Banks
in the Federal Reserve System, the Dallas Fed serves
the Eleventh Federal Reserve District, which consists
of Texas, northern Louisiana
and southern New Mexico.
The Eleventh District