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Feb. 11, 2016 | News

#IEIFutureWork: Our Place in the Discussion

Richmond Fed Leads Workforce Discussion at the 31st Annual Emerging Issues Forum in North Carolina.

Economic Brief

Feb. 9, 2016 | News

Richmond Fed’s Economic Brief Explores History of Fed Dividends

The Richmond Fed’s Economic Brief for February 2016 explores the history of Fed dividends to member banks.

Economic Quarterly

Feb. 2, 2016 | News

Richmond Fed’s Economic Quarterly Special Issue Looks at Household Topics

The Richmond Fed’s new Economic Quarterly is a special issue containing essays from annual reports that address broad issues affecting the economic well-being of U.S. households. The topics largely deal with longer-run trends in the economy – phenomena that play out over longer intervals than the typical business cycle. 

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Jan. 27, 2016 | News

Federal Open Market Committee Action

The Federal Open Market Committee today kept the current target rate for the federal funds rate at 0.25 to 0.50 percent.

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Jan. 13, 2016 | News

Beige Book

Economic conditions strengthened modestly since the previous Beige Book report. Manufacturing expanded, with a mild increase in shipments and new orders.

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