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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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Dallas Fed Community Development promotes financial stability and growth for low- and moderate-income households. Learn more, read our publications and check out our events. »
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The Economy in Action is a free exhibit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Through interactive exhibits and multimedia displays, learn about the Federal Reserve, money and the economy.
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U.S. Economic Update
October 03, 2018
The U.S. economy continued to expand at a brisk pace in the third quarter, based on recent data releases.
Mexico Economic Update
October 04, 2018
Mexico’s consensus growth forecast for 2018 worsened slightly from 2.3 percent in July to 2.1 percent in August. The 2019 forecast held steady at 2.2 percent.
Texas Economic Update
The regional economy continues to post strong growth and outpace the nation. Year to date, Texas employment growth is an annualized 3 percent, well above the U.S. growth of 1.7 percent.
International Economic Update
The global economy is faced with heightened economic uncertainty due to trade-related concerns and tightening monetary policy in advanced economies adversely affecting emerging economies.
International Economic Data
The international house price database comprises quarterly house price and personal disposable income (PDI) series for a number of countries.
Signals have been recently mixed for the oil and gas industry. Pipeline limitations continue to take center stage, slowing production growth. Mining employment growth decelerated over the summer.
Austin economic growth was moderate in August. The Austin Business-Cycle Index stabilized but was below its long-term trend. Job growth rebounded after a sharp drop in July, while the unemployment rate ticked up slightly.
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Global Perspectives with Robert S. Taubman
Global Perspectives with Jerome H. Powell
The latest issue looks at how new technology is affecting Texas business, the rise in state property taxes, parental borrowing for college and how Texas would stack up as a country. It also includes a Spotlight and Q&A on the energy industry amid the shale boom.
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