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Aug. 24, 2016

Virginia's Labor Market Recovery Resumes

This Regional Matters post covers recent employment growth in Virginia.

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August 15, 2016

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

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Carolinas Surveys

Aug. 25, 2016

Carolinas Survey of Business Activity

The region’s expansion appeared to moderate in August.


Aug. 25, 2016

Maryland Survey of Business Activity

Business activity in Maryland edged slightly lower in August.

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Aug. 23, 2016

Fifth District Survey of Manufacturing Activity

Manufacturing sector activity declined in August.

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Aug. 23, 2016

Fifth District Survey of Service Sector Activity

Service sector activity moderated in August.

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.