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Inside the Fed Experience

The Fed Experience

The Fed Experience is an interactive museum that lets visitors explore their connection to the economy. The museum is free and open to the public.

Participants Resources

Online Resources

This list of Web sites will help you prepare for the Fed Challenge competition.

The Federal Reserve Board of Governors 

The Federal Reserve System Online
The Federal Reserve System: Purposes and Functions, Tenth Edition.

The Federal Reserve: Purposes and Functions, Tenth Edition
Official handbook on the Fed's structure and functions. Chapters 2 & 3 cover monetary policy.

The Federal Reserve Today
A detailed explanation of the functions, objectives, and organization of the Federal Reserve System.

Richmond Fed Research Focus
Learn more about the topics Richmond Fed economists are studying and get access to research related to each area of focus.

Richmond Fed Economic Brief
Web-exclusive essays on current economic issues and trends that are based on staff economists' ongoing research and published work.

Economic Indicators Calendar
Three-month calendar of economic indicator release dates with links to current releases.

National Economic Indicators
Charts of economic data updated at least twice a month.

Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
55,000 economic time series from 44 sources. Download, graph, and track economic data.

Fed In Print
Search tool to locate research articles and working papers written by Fed economists.