Econ Focus (formerly Region Focus) is the economics magazine of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. It covers economic issues affecting the Fifth Federal Reserve District and the nation and is published on a quarterly basis by the Bank's Research Department.
The way economists are trained has come a long way in the past 20 years. Has it come far enough?
|President's Message||Financial Stability and the Fed|
|Federal Reserve||The Pragmatic Evolution of the Monetary Standard||Related Links|
|Jargon Alert||Productivity||Lesson Plan|
|Research Spotlight||Does Unemployment Insurance Discourage Work?||Related Links|
|Policy Update||New Farm Bill Extends Menu||Related Links|
|Short Takes||News from the District|
|Around the Fed||The Costs and Benefits of Disclosure||Related Links|
|Interview||Charles Holt||Related Links|
|Economic History||Liquid Gold||Lesson Plan|
|Book Review||Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism, and the Economics of Growth and Prosperity||Related Links|
|District||State Economic Conditions|
|Opinion||More Theory, Please|