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Dallas Fed Recent Additions

A comprehensive list of all Recent Additions posted on Dallasfed.org.

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  • U.S. Economy

    Mobility and Engagement Index

    The Dallas Fed Mobility and Engagement Index summarizes the information in seven different variables based on geolocation data collected from a large sample of mobile devices to gain insight into the economic impact of the pandemic.

    October 28, 2020

  • U.S. Economy

    Weekly Economic Index

    The WEI is currently -3.72 percent, scaled to four-quarter GDP growth, for the week ended October 24 and -3.26 percent for October 17.

    October 27, 2020

  • Texas Economy

    Texas Service Sector Growth Slows in October

    Activity in the Texas service sector grew at a reduced pace in October, according to business executives responding to the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey.

    October 27, 2020

  • Global Perspectives: Banco de México’s Alejandro Díaz de León on COVID-19, Trade and Inflation Targeting

    Díaz de León and Dallas Fed President Robert S. Kaplan discussed COVID-19, the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA) and inflation targeting.

    October 27, 2020

  • Texas Economy

    Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey

    Texas factory activity expanded in October for the fifth month in a row following a record contraction due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey.

    October 26, 2020

  • Globalization Institute Working Paper

    The Distributional Effects of COVID-19 and Optimal Mitigation Policies

    This paper develops a quantitative heterogeneous agent–life cycle model with a fully integrated epidemiological model in which economic decisions affect the spread of COVID-19 and, conversely, the virus affects economic decisions.

    October 23, 2020

  • Research Department Working Papers

    The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Demand for Density: Evidence from the U.S. Housing Market

    This paper shows that the COVID-19 pandemic has re-introduced disease transmission as a dispersion force in modern cities.

    October 23, 2020

  • Texas Economy

    Texas Weekly Employment Estimate

    The Texas Weekly Employment Estimate (TWEE), drawing on high-frequency data, provides a timely indicator of job growth in the state of Texas.

    October 23, 2020

  • U.S. Economy

    Real-Time Population Survey (RPS)

    The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 68.4 percent in the RPS for the week of Oct. 11–17, a decrease relative to the estimate of 69.0 percent for the week of Sept. 27–Oct. 3.

    October 23, 2020

  • Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators

    The Dallas–Fort Worth economy expanded in August. Payrolls rose strongly, and the unemployment rate dipped further; however, the recovery has been uneven across sectors.

    October 23, 2020