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Household Rental Debt During COVID-19: Update for 2021

While the labor market shows signs of recovery amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, rental debt remains a pressing issue for many households, especially those headed by minorities and women.

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The Impact of Individual Travel Behavior and Government Restrictions on Controlling the Spread of COVID-19

Research in Focus — Philadelphia Fed economists Jeff Brinkman and Kyle Mangum use county-level mobility data to investigate how government restrictions and personal choice to avoid travel affected the spread of COVID-19.

Renters’ Experiences During COVID-19

This research brief provides new evidence of how the COVID-19 pandemic has increased housing insecurity among renters and how households have navigated this ongoing hardship.

Recent Data on Mortgage Forbearance: Borrower Uptake and Understanding of Lender Accommodations

This research brief examines data relating to mortgage forbearance using responses to the January 2021 COVID-19 Survey of Consumers conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Consumer Finance Institute.

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COVID-19 Business Outlook Survey

Special survey (now monthly, previously weekly) of firms in the Third District

Updated: 23 Dec ’20

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Weekly Labor Market Information

Analysis of unemployment insurance claims and other weekly data for the tri-state region and the U.S.

Updated: 06 May ’21

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COVID-19: Cases and Deaths

Using the latest Johns Hopkins University data for three states, we are regularly updating this page with the latest numbers of COVID-19 cases and deaths in the Third District.

Updated: 10 May ’21