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Richmond Fed at a Glance

January 2019

Tom Barkin

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Barkin: The Outlook for Growth

Bank President Tom Barkin recently shared his outlook for economic growth while addressing the Maryland Bankers Association in Baltimore.


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'Help Wanted!': Understanding the Tight Labor Market

Employers are having a hard time hiring. Not enough workers or not the right skills? Our researchers say the answer has implications for productivity, wage growth and inflation.

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Are Small Businesses Succeeding Financially?

The Federal Reserve’s survey of small firms with no full-time employees — 81 percent of all small businesses — provides insights into their unique financial experiences.


My Richmond Fed: Planning for Retirement

At the Richmond Fed, our work impacts everyday people every day. Check out this video from our latest social media campaign to help people get to know us better — and follow the Fed!

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