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Aug. 17, 2016 | News

Richmond Fed’s Lacker Speaks September 2 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Richmond Fed President Jeffrey M. Lacker will address The Virginia Association of Economists and the Richmond Association for Business Economics on September 2, 2016, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia.

Economic Brief

Aug. 23, 2016 | News

Richmond Fed Essay Traces the Evolution of Reserve Bank Boards

The Richmond Fed’s latest Economic Brief traces the evolution of board composition since the Fed’s founding.

Board of Governors building

Aug. 17, 2016 | News

Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, July 26-27, 2016

The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday released the attached minutes of the Committee meeting held on July 26-27, 2016.

Board of Governors building

July 27, 2016 | News

Federal Open Market Committee Action

The FOMC today kept the current target range for the federal funds rate at 0.25 to 0.50 percent.

Beige book cover

July 13, 2016 | News

Beige Book

The Fifth District economy expanded modestly on balance since the previous Beige Book report.

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