Regional Economics

Regional economists based in Richmond, Charlotte, and Baltimore monitor and analyze economic trends in the Fifth District. Also, economists at the Bank have examined the effects of urban revitalization programs and trends in urban density, among other topics.

May/Jun, 1991

A Total Production Index for Washington, D.C.

Dan M. Bechter, Zoltan Kenessey, Fred Siegmund and Ray D. Whitman

Jul/Aug, 1990

Fifth District Bank Performance 1989

John R. Walter and Donald L. Welker

Sep/Oct, 1989

Changes in Manufacturing Employment in North Carolina Counties, 1980-85

Christine Chmura and Jane Ihrig

May/Jun, 1988

Fifth District Indexes of Manufacturing Output

Dan M. Bechter, Christine Chmura and Richard K. Ko

Jul/Aug, 1984

A Review of Bank Performance in the Fifth District, 1983

F. Ward McCarthy, Jr.

May/Jun, 1978

District Enjoys Strong Income Growth

Aubrey N. Snellings

Jul/Aug, 1977

Changes in Banking Concentration in Selected Fifth District SMSAs, 1970-1976

Walter A. Varvel and Suzanne J. Stone

Mar/Apr, 1975

The District Economy in Perspective: 1974

B. Gayle Ennis

Mar/Apr, 1974

The District Economy in Perspective: 1973

B. Gayle Ennis

January 2014, No. 14-01

Does Greater Inequality Lead to More Household Borrowing? New Evidence from Household Data

Olivier Coibion, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Marianna Kudlyak and John Mondragon

September 2013, No. 13-14R

The Impact of Regional and Sectoral Productivity Changes on the U.S. Economy (Revised November 2014)

Pierre-Daniel G. Sarte, Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Fernando Parro and Lorenzo Caliendo

May 2010, No. 10-10

Housing Default: Theory Works and So Does Policy

Allen C. Goodman and Brent C Smith

June 2005, No. 05-3

Firm Fragmentation and Urban Patterns

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Pierre-Daniel G. Sarte and Raymond E. Owens

September 2004, No. 04-7

Whither North Carolina Furniture Manufacturing?

Robert L. Lacy

June 1988, No. 88-3

Fifth District Indexes of Manufacturing Output

Dan M. Bechter, Christine Chmura and Richard K. Ko

May 21, 2015

Regional Economic Update

Sonya Waddell provided an update on the Fifth District economy in May 2015.

March 18, 2015

Regional Economic Outlook

Andy Bauer reviewed economic conditions in the U.S. and Maryland in March 2015.

March 3, 2015

Assessing the State of the Economy

Rick Kaglic discussed manufacturing and other parts of the national and regional economy in March 2015.

Feb. 6, 2015

US and Virginia Economic Outlook

Ann Macheras reviewed economic conditions in February 2015.

Jan. 8, 2015

National and Regional Economic Outlook

Rick Kaglic discussed economic conditions in the U.S. and North Carolina in Jan. 2015.

Nov. 13, 2014

Regional Economic Outlook

Ann Macheras discussed economic conditions in the US and Virginia in Nov. 2014.

Oct. 2, 2014

U.S. Economic Outlook

Andy Bauer provided his view of the national economy in Oct. 2014.

July 10, 2014

Is the Real Recovery Here at Last?

Rick Kaglic discussed economic conditions in the U.S. and North Carolina in July 2014.

June 16, 2014

US and Virginia Economic Outlook

Ann Macheras discussed economic trends related to small businesses in June 2014.

May 28, 2014

National and Maryland Economic Outlook

Andy Bauer provided an overview of economic conditions in May 2014.

March 26, 2014

Which Way is the Economy Headed?

Rick Kaglic discussed national economic conditions in March 2014.

Feb. 19, 2014

Developments in U.S. Energy Markets and the Implications for Future Growth

Andy Bauer discussed hydraulic fracturing and other developments in energy markets in Feb. 2014.

Jan. 24, 2014

South Carolina and U.S. Economic Outlook

Rick Kaglic discussed economic conditions in South Carolina and the nation in January 2014.

Dec. 4, 2013

U.S. and Regional Economic Outlook

Andy Bauer provided his outlook for the nation and the D.C. metro area in Dec. 2013.

Sept. 14, 2013

National and Regional Update

Rick Kaglic reviewed economic conditions in the U.S. and the Charlotte metro area in Sept. 2013.

June 26, 2013

Baltimore City Housing Market

Andy Bauer reviewed the city's housing market and overall economic conditions in June 2013.

Sept. 18, 2013

US and Virginia Economic Outlook

Ann Macheras discussed labor market trends in the Hampton Roads region in Sept. 2013.

June 26, 2013

The Virginia Economy and the Nonprofit Sector

Sonya Waddell reviewed economic conditions in Virginia in June 2013.

June 14, 2013

Workforce Development and Economic Growth

Rick Kaglic discussed the national economy in June 2013 and explained the factors behind economic growth.

May 2, 2013

The Outlook Amidst Fiscal Uncertainty

Rick Kaglic reviewed national economic conditions in May 2013.

March 19, 2013

U.S. Economic Outlook

Andy Bauer reviewed national economic conditions in March 2013.

Feb. 27, 2013

Virginia in the Global Economy: Current Trends and Outlook

Ann Macheras discussed economic conditions and global trade in Feb. 2013.

Jan. 30, 2013

Fifth District Economic Outlook

Rick Kaglic reviewed national and regional economic conditions in Jan. 2013.

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