White Papers/Research

White Paper: “The Fed’s New Tools”

In this original paper, we explain the origins of today’s extraordinary monetary policy and the unprecedented tools that the Federal Reserve will deploy to adjust interest rates in future. Click here to Download


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Econstats econstats.com A massive online spreadsheet that contains business, financial, and macroeconomic statistics from the United States and around the world.
United States Department of the Treasury ustreas.gov The “Resource Center” contains myriad policy documents, data, and charts.
National Bureau of Economic Research nber.org Excellent research summaries and an RSS service that will notify you when words that you pick appear in the text of a new NBER working paper.
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System federalreserve.gov/econresdata Data releases and official reports and publications from the Federal Reserve. Subscribe to RSS feeds by following the link along the top.
Census Bureau’s 2012 Statistical Compendium census.gov/compendia/statab/ A user-friendly guide to the Census’s Bureau’s unrivalled data.
Government Printing Office – Monthly Economic Indicators gpo.gov/fdsys Monthly reports of key economic indicators.
Burea of Economic Analysis bea.gov National accounts and other macroeconomic data. Interactive data can be accessed from the top bar.
Economic Report of the President whitehouse.gov Comprehensive economic reports, prepared annually by the White House.
The Conference Board conference-board.org/data/ A non-government resource for economic reports, including regular consumer confidence surveys.
The University of Michigan Survey of Consumers sca.isr.umich.edu An alternative source of consumer surveys.
The Wharton School of Univ. of Pennsylvania knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/ (The Wharton School is the business school of University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is the world’s oldest collegiate business school. Since the 1990s, the popular press has repeatedly ranked Wharton as one of the top institutions for business education in the world.)