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Dallas Fed Recent Additions

A comprehensive list of all Recent Additions posted on


  • U.S. Economy

    Weekly Economic Index

    The WEI is currently -2.16 percent, scaled to four-quarter GDP growth, for the week ended January 23 and -1.69 percent for January 16.

    January 26, 2021

  • Texas Economy

    Texas Service Sector Activity Begins the Year Flat

    Activity in the Texas service sector was roughly flat in January, according to business executives responding to the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey.

    January 26, 2021

  • Texas Economy

    Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey

    Texas factory activity continued to expand in January, albeit at a markedly slower pace, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey.

    January 25, 2021

  • Energy Indicators

    Oil prices increased in December and early January. Executives responding to the Dallas Fed Energy Survey see West Texas Intermediate crude (WTI) prices staying near to or above breakeven levels for drilling new wells this year and are budgeting based on WTI in the low-to-mid $40s.

    January 22, 2021

  • 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.

    January 22, 2021

  • U.S. Economy

    Real-Time Population Survey (RPS)

    The employment rate for working-age adults (18โ€“64) was 68.6 percent in the RPS for the week of Jan.10โ€“16, unchanged from the estimate for the week of Dec. 6โ€“12.

    January 22, 2021

  • 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.

    January 20, 2021

  • Research Department Working Papers

    How the New Fed Municipal Bond Facility Capped Muni-Treasury Yield Spreads in the COVID-19 Recession

    For over two centuries, the municipal bond market has been a source of systemic risk, which returned early in the COVID-19 downturn when borrowing from securities markets became costly for many private and public entities, and some found it difficult to borrow at all.

    January 15, 2021

  • International Economic Data

    International House Price Database

    The international house price database comprises quarterly house price and personal disposable income (PDI) series for a number of countries.

    January 14, 2021

  • U.S. Economic Data

    Market Value of U.S. Government Debt

    For many uses, market value more accurately represents the debt burden faced by the U.S. government than the par value. The par value of government debt, which is reported by the U.S. Treasury Department, reflects interest rates at the time the debt was issued while the market value is adjusted to reflect market interest rates as of the observed period.

    January 13, 2021