October 10, 2019 — The South Jersey Business Survey for the third quarter of 2019 has been released. The survey is based on responses from members of the Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey. Read the report.
October 10, 2019 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated the ADS business conditions index with information on initial jobless claims for the week ending 10/5/2019.
October 4, 2019 — Unemployment rates for September are expected to decrease in New Jersey and remain unchanged in Pennsylvania and Delaware, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s nowcasts. Read the report.
October 4, 2019 — The Philadelphia Fed has updated its monthly Tri-State Tracking series that provides statewide summaries of economic conditions using monthly and quarterly data of employment, housing, and personal income. The latest update includes monthly data for employment, building permits, and mortgage delinquencies through August 2019 and quarterly data for house prices and personal income through the second quarter of 2019. Read the reports for Delaware , New Jersey , and Pennsylvania .
October 2, 2019 — Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker discussed the importance of community banks and issues they face, including technological change, demographic pressures, and regulatory burden during a keynote speech at the Community Banking in the 21st Century Research and Policy Conference in St. Louis. Read the speech.
October 1, 2019 — The Bank has released August’s leading indexes, which are a six-month forecast of the state coincident indexes. The coincident indexes measure current economic activity in each of the 50 states. This month's leading indexes suggest economic expansion in 45 states in the first quarter of 2020. Read the report.