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July 18, 2016

Industry Employment: Losses & Gains, Recession & Recovery

Regional Matters examines job growth during and after the Great Recession.


July 1, 2016

Snapshot, July 2016

Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months.

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July 15, 2016

This alternative to the unemployment rate provides a more comprehensive reading of labor market health.

Payroll Employment (SA, thous.)
Unemployment Rate (Percent)
Manufacturing Index
Service Sector Index
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July 13, 2016

Beige Book

Carolinas Surveys

June 30, 2016

Carolinas Survey of Business Activity

The economic expansion in North and South Carolina continued to slow in June.

Newly updated: Our latest estimate of the size of the financial safety net and the problem of "too big to fail."

History Gateway

Explore the Federal Reserve's History Web Gateway, which offers easy, online access to historical artifacts, biographies, images and videos.