Economic Insights — Starting early in the pandemic, Elif Sen began surveying Third District businesses every week. The first few weeks of responses tell us a lot about how they're faring during these unprecedented times.
WP 19-33 Revised - The limitations of GDP as a measure of welfare are well known. We propose a new method of estimation the well-being of nations.
WP 20-47 - History (sometimes) matters for the location and sizes of cities and neighborhood segregation patterns within cities.
WP 20-46 — Does social distancing harm innovation? We estimate the effect of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) — policies that restrict interactions in an attempt to slow the spread of disease on local invention.
Monthly survey of manufacturers in the Third District
Updated: 18 Feb ’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: 29 Jan ’21
Monthly survey of nonmanufacturing businesses in the Third District
Updated: 23 Feb ’21
Qualitative assessment of economic conditions in the Third District released prior to each FOMC meeting
Updated: 13 Jan ’21