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The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate is an alternative measure of core inflation in the price index for personal consumption expenditures (PCE).
The WEI is an index of 10 daily and weekly indicators of real economic activity, scaled to align with the four-quarter GDP growth rate.
Par and market values are reported for gross federal debt, privately held gross federal debt and marketable Treasury debt.
The MEI 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.
Research Working Papers
This paper describes a weekly economic index (WEI) developed to track the rapid economic developments associated with the response to the novel Coronavirus in the United States.
This paper shows that the COVID-19 pandemic has re-introduced disease transmission as a dispersion force in modern cities.
Based on rich novel survey data, we document that 35.2 percent of the U.S. workforce worked entirely from home in May 2020, up from 8.2 percent in February.
It has been considered self-evident until recently that oil prices drive inflation expectations, but new evidence calls into question this conclusion.
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Monthly set of charts on U.S. economic activity, wages and prices and financial-sector developments
This monthly update provides an in-depth analysis of the latest personal consumption expenditures (PCE) inflation data.