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Research and analysis on pressing economic issues that affect our communities

Workforce Development

Research and analysis on workforce education, preparation and participation

Topics Include:

  • Education and Preparation
  • Labor Force Participation
  • Unemployment

Access to Credit

Research and analysis on credit access and financial decision making

Topics Include:

  • Community Investment
  • Financial Education
  • Small Business

Regional Differences

Research and analysis on the drivers of economic outcomes in different communities

Topics Include:

  • Rural Communities
  • Urban Communities
  • Broadband Access

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The Richmond Fed's district includes Maryland, Washington, D.C., North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and most of West Virginia.

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