WP 18-14/R – I study Los Angeles Metro Rail’s effects using panel data on bilateral commuting flows, a quantitative spatial model, and historically motivated quasi-experimental research designs.
WP 21-26 – This paper examines how the enforceability of employee non-compete agreements affects the entry of new establishments and jobs created by these new firms.
Research in Focus – The Philly Fed's Jeffrey Lin and Chris Severen join three other economists in studying how social restrictions during the 1918 pandemic affected innovation.
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.
Monthly survey of manufacturers in the Third District
Updated: 16 Sep ’21
Six-month forecast of the coincident index for each of the 50 states
Updated: April 29, 2020
Special survey (now monthly, previously weekly) of firms in the Third District
Updated: 23 Dec ’20
Monthly index of general economic conditions for each of the 50 states
Updated: 28 Sep ’21
Monthly survey of nonmanufacturing businesses in the Third District
Updated: 21 Sep ’21
Qualitative assessment of economic conditions in the Third District released prior to each FOMC meeting
Updated: 08 Sep ’21