October 2, 2015 — 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 2015 and quarterly data for house prices and personal income through the second quarter of 2015. Read the reports for Delaware , New Jersey , and Pennsylvania .
October 2, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s September nowcasts predict that unemployment rates are expected to decrease in New Jersey, remain unchanged in Pennsylvania, and increase in Delaware. Read the report.
October 2, 2015 — President Patrick Harker highlights the work of the Philadelphia Fed as he welcomes participants to the Payment Cards Center and the Research Department’s eighth biennial research conference, which explores consumer behavior in credit and payments markets. Read President Harker’s remarks.
October 1, 2015 — 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 9/26/2015.
September 30, 2015 — The latest issue of Cascade focuses on pay for success financing, three leading impact investing initiatives, community development financial institution capital access breakthroughs, and The Reinvestment Fund’s new priorities and insights. Read the issue.
September 30, 2015 — 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 47 states into the first quarter of 2016. Read the report.
September 28, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated the ADS business conditions index with information on real personal income less transfer payments for August 2015 and real manufacturing and trade sales for July 2015.
September 25, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated GDPplus for the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis's release today of quarterly data from the national income and product accounts.