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Christian Zimmermann

Assistant Vice President of Research Information Services


Ph.D. Economics
Carnegie Mellon University

M.S. Economics
Carnegie Mellon University

Diplôme postgrade en économie politique
Université de Lausanne

Licence en sciences économiques
Université de Lausanne

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-8647
Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Christian Zimmermann

Assistant Vice President of Research Information Services

Review Articles

"The Basel Accord and Financial Intermediation: The Impact of Policy"
with  Martin Berka
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review, Second Quarter 2018

FRED Blog Posts

"Comparing state taxes"
FRED Blog, June 17, 2024

"The price of natural gas has never been this low"
FRED Blog, May 23, 2024

"The price of electricity across metro areas"
FRED Blog, May 20, 2024

"Ice cream is a seasonal product, right?"
FRED Blog, May 16, 2024

"Introducing AI-FRED"
FRED Blog, April 1, 2024

"Pie charts about pie on π day"
FRED Blog, March 14, 2024

"The economic impact of February 29"
FRED Blog, February 29, 2024

"Is e-commerce back to "normal"?"
FRED Blog, February 26, 2024

"How binding is the federal minimum wage?"
FRED Blog, January 22, 2024

"The pandemic made calculating national income even more difficult"
FRED Blog, November 30, 2023

"The size of the legal services sector"
FRED Blog, October 2, 2023

"Measuring the value of currencies: Exchange rates and inflation"
FRED Blog, September 18, 2023

"Are real gasoline prices really higher?"
FRED Blog, July 17, 2023

"Assessing recession probabilities"
FRED Blog, June 22, 2023

"Where is poverty?"
FRED Blog, June 12, 2023

"The uneven cooling of the real estate market"
FRED Blog, May 4, 2023

"Two takeaways on mortgage rate data"
FRED Blog, April 27, 2023

"The differences among price indexes"
FRED Blog, March 27, 2023

"When comparing wages and worker productivity, the price measure matters"
FRED Blog, March 23, 2023

"Squinting at consumer sentiment: Recent European pessimism"
FRED Blog, March 20, 2023

"Unemployment by state: The lows in Dec 2022 vs. the peak in April 2020"
FRED Blog, March 16, 2023

"Shelter inflation rises up"
FRED Blog, February 16, 2023

"Another year, another FRED data calendar"
FRED Blog, December 29, 2022

"Inflation around the world"
FRED Blog, November 28, 2022

"Astonishingly different inflation across goods categories"
FRED Blog, November 17, 2022

"A history of scary volatility since 1864"
FRED Blog, October 31, 2022

"Columbus in Ohio, Georgia, Alabama, Indiana, and North Carolina"
FRED Blog, October 6, 2022

"How war impacts bond markets"
FRED Blog, September 29, 2022

"Is the Ukraine war affecting U.S. manufacturing?"
FRED Blog, September 26, 2022

"Where are the disconnected youth?"
FRED Blog, September 22, 2022

"Renting or owning: Which type of housing cost has increased more?"
FRED Blog, August 22, 2022

"Are we in a recession (yet)?"
FRED Blog, August 8, 2022

"Trying to measure manager vs. non-manager pay"
FRED Blog, July 25, 2022

"Inflation and deflation with a fixed money supply"
FRED Blog, July 7, 2022

"800 concerns in the 1950s"
FRED Blog, June 27, 2022

"The curious case of the $1 coin"
FRED Blog, June 16, 2022

"What an inflation tendency survey really measures"
FRED Blog, June 13, 2022

"Buying eggs with bitcoins"
FRED Blog, June 6, 2022

"What's the story with mortgage rates?"
FRED Blog, June 2, 2022

"Where CPI inflation isn't so high"
FRED Blog, May 9, 2022

"The latest on homeownership: race and region"
FRED Blog, April 25, 2022

"How important are fuel excise taxes?"
FRED Blog, April 14, 2022

"Is the housing market as wild as it seems?"
FRED Blog, March 31, 2022

"A short history of public borrowing for wars"
FRED Blog, February 17, 2022

"The far-reaching effects of your Valentine's Day chocolate"
FRED Blog, February 14, 2022

"Logs of softwood lumber"
FRED Blog, February 7, 2022

"Is there more or less health care than before the pandemic?"
FRED Blog, January 31, 2022

"Top FRED Blog posts in 2021"
FRED Blog, January 6, 2022

"Time for a new calendar"
FRED Blog, January 3, 2022

"Christmas trade"
FRED Blog, December 23, 2021

"Bank branch density and economic development"
FRED Blog, November 29, 2021

"FRED on Frederick"
FRED Blog, November 22, 2021

"Taking the pulse of business applications"
FRED Blog, November 4, 2021

"Government investment on the decline"
FRED Blog, October 18, 2021

"Why manufacturing declines, at least in relative terms"
FRED Blog, October 14, 2021

"An update on Venezuela's troubled economy"
FRED Blog, October 7, 2021

"What's common among cryptocurrencies?"
FRED Blog, September 27, 2021

"Jolts in the labor market: It's harder to hire"
FRED Blog, September 23, 2021

"Jumps in county population"
FRED Blog, September 20, 2021

"Rents still rising with regional riffs"
FRED Blog, August 23, 2021

"Measuring an economy's openness"
FRED Blog, July 8, 2021

"The pandemic's boost to online sales: A one-time event or a new normal?"
FRED Blog, June 21, 2021

"Change in the metal value of coins"
FRED Blog, June 17, 2021

"How inflation helps the stock market set records"
FRED Blog, June 14, 2021

"Savings are now more liquid and part of "M1 money""
FRED Blog, May 20, 2021

"Quits vs. layoffs in recessions and pandemics"
FRED Blog, May 17, 2021

"A new measure of economic health"
FRED Blog, April 29, 2021

"FRED adds interplanetary data"
FRED Blog, April 1, 2021

"Upheaval in the U.S. housing market"
FRED Blog, March 29, 2021

"Are we expecting too much inflation?"
FRED Blog, March 25, 2021

"Data on the "luck" of the Irish"
FRED Blog, March 18, 2021

"Long-term trends in car and light truck sales"
FRED Blog, March 15, 2021

"What happened to the median wage in 2020?"
FRED Blog, March 11, 2021

"Women in the labor force"
FRED Blog, March 8, 2021

"Measuring the stress in the rental industry"
FRED Blog, January 4, 2021

"Where retail sales have been booming"
FRED Blog, November 30, 2020

"Let's talk turkey prices"
FRED Blog, November 23, 2020

"The state of decline in retail sales"
FRED Blog, November 19, 2020

"The impact of COVID-19 on U.S. states' economic activity"
FRED Blog, October 29, 2020

"The state of the economy, weekly"
FRED Blog, October 22, 2020

"The unemployment benefits of the CARES Act"
FRED Blog, October 15, 2020

"Last hired, first fired? Employment losses across age groups"
FRED Blog, October 8, 2020

"Most unemployment measures are declining..."
FRED Blog, October 5, 2020

"Retail sales in a pandemic recession"
FRED Blog, August 24, 2020

"New details on mortgage rates"
FRED Blog, August 3, 2020

"Location, location, location in house price data"
FRED Blog, July 27, 2020

"State-level GDP losses during the pandemic"
FRED Blog, July 20, 2020

"New to FRED: Manufactured home prices"
FRED Blog, July 13, 2020

"The lockdown's effect on the alcoholic beverage market"
FRED Blog, June 29, 2020

"Government spending on police"
FRED Blog, June 22, 2020

"The GDP of Washington, DC"
FRED Blog, May 28, 2020

"New data on the real estate market"
FRED Blog, May 21, 2020

"The economic impact of a pandemic"
FRED Blog, March 5, 2020

"Does the local economy influence voters?"
FRED Blog, March 2, 2020

"Trade between the U.S. and China: Steady as she goes?"
FRED Blog, February 27, 2020

"What's the state of your air quality?"
FRED Blog, February 10, 2020

"Data fluctuations from Manic Monday to Freaky Friday"
FRED Blog, February 6, 2020

"Central banking since 1701"
FRED Blog, February 3, 2020

"CO2 in the air: How does it get there?"
FRED Blog, January 30, 2020

"What fuels air pollution?"
FRED Blog, January 13, 2020

"Native Americans in the U.S."
FRED Blog, January 9, 2020

"A New Year's resolution: More homemade food"
FRED Blog, January 2, 2020

"Is the decline in manufacturing economically "normal"?"
FRED Blog, December 30, 2019

"Move along. Nothing to see here. (Seriously.)"
FRED Blog, December 26, 2019

"Shop till your drop...your credit score"
FRED Blog, December 23, 2019

"How has the U.K. stock market fared lo these past 300 years?"
FRED Blog, December 19, 2019

"How has the U.K stock market fared lo these past 300 years?"
FRED Blog, December 19, 2019

"An economic encomium for Sub-Saharan Africa"
FRED Blog, December 16, 2019

"Whither the workers?"
FRED Blog, December 12, 2019

"Where is the U.S. growing?"
FRED Blog, November 25, 2019

"Living in an uncertain world"
FRED Blog, November 21, 2019

"The national growth quilt"
FRED Blog, November 18, 2019

"The rich borrow, too"
FRED Blog, November 4, 2019

"It's the great pumpkin FRED graph, Charlie Brown"
FRED Blog, October 31, 2019

"Who holds what wealth?"
FRED Blog, October 28, 2019

"Who absorbs the price jumps in raw materials?"
FRED Blog, October 24, 2019

"Comparing the assets of the rich, poor, and middle class"
FRED Blog, October 21, 2019

"What's worrying the markets?"
FRED Blog, October 17, 2019

"Households' lightening debt load"
FRED Blog, October 10, 2019

"How food and fuel prices fluctuate"
FRED Blog, September 30, 2019

"Low-income countries have more refugees"
FRED Blog, September 23, 2019

"Where do states get their tax revenue?"
FRED Blog, September 16, 2019

"Zoom in on unemployment"
FRED Blog, September 12, 2019

"Taking the time to measure money"
FRED Blog, August 22, 2019

"The stock market is not the economy"
FRED Blog, August 19, 2019

"Paychecks at the top, at the bottom, and in the middle"
FRED Blog, August 15, 2019

"Live by the barrel, die by the barrel"
FRED Blog, August 5, 2019

"Switzerland's mountainous monetary base"
FRED Blog, August 1, 2019

"A mirror image of mortgages and equity"
FRED Blog, July 25, 2019

"What's the story behind who's working?"
FRED Blog, July 18, 2019

"The check is in the mail..."
FRED Blog, July 8, 2019

"20/19 Hindsight"
FRED Blog, July 1, 2019

"Assets U.S. households hold"
FRED Blog, June 27, 2019

"Metro pop"
FRED Blog, June 24, 2019

"Something changed in Black unemployment"
FRED Blog, June 20, 2019

"The booms, blips, and dips of dot-com, telecom, and cultural transmissions"
FRED Blog, May 23, 2019

"Where in the world are banks profitable?"
FRED Blog, May 20, 2019

"Uneven fortunes in U.S. industry"
FRED Blog, May 16, 2019

"Jealous of the Aleutian commute?"
FRED Blog, May 13, 2019

"The U.S. trades with Cuba?"
FRED Blog, May 6, 2019

"The return of swap rates"
FRED Blog, April 29, 2019

"Hidden figures in homeownership"
FRED Blog, April 25, 2019

"U.S. labor before FRED was born"
FRED Blog, April 18, 2019

"U.S. Labor Before FRED Was Born"
FRED Blog, April 18, 2019

"Is the rent too high?"
FRED Blog, April 15, 2019

"Two trillion dollars in U.S. federal taxes"
FRED Blog, April 11, 2019

"The absence of return on short-term Treasuries"
FRED Blog, April 8, 2019

"The most constant economic series ever"
FRED Blog, April 1, 2019

"Is gold a good hedge against inflation?"
FRED Blog, March 28, 2019

"New data on burgeoning businesses"
FRED Blog, March 21, 2019

"Sugar spikes"
FRED Blog, March 18, 2019

"Of religion and recreation"
FRED Blog, March 14, 2019

"Negative nominal interest rates for real?"
FRED Blog, March 11, 2019

"Guidance on inflation"
FRED Blog, March 7, 2019

"The story of storage's success?"
FRED Blog, March 4, 2019

"What's the story with health care spending?"
FRED Blog, February 28, 2019

"Loving unemployment"
FRED Blog, February 14, 2019

"How much cash is out there?"
FRED Blog, February 11, 2019

"100 years of industrial production data"
FRED Blog, February 4, 2019

"How to gauge the world's banking markets? Look to the World Bank"
FRED Blog, January 31, 2019

"Risky business?"
FRED Blog, January 28, 2019

"Japan's anti-retirement miracle"
FRED Blog, January 17, 2019

"Which workers quit more?"
FRED Blog, January 14, 2019

"Do we live in uncertain times?"
FRED Blog, January 10, 2019

"The education trade balance"
FRED Blog, January 7, 2019

"The foreign travel trade balance"
FRED Blog, January 3, 2019

"Housing starts"
FRED Blog, December 31, 2018

"How to measure inflation expectations"
FRED Blog, December 27, 2018

"Saving for Christmas"
FRED Blog, December 24, 2018

"Staying up to speed on U.S. driving trends"
FRED Blog, December 20, 2018

"How much cash do banks keep in the vault?"
FRED Blog, December 10, 2018

"Gold: malleable, ductile, and volatile"
FRED Blog, December 6, 2018

"The Black Death in the Malthusian economy"
FRED Blog, December 3, 2018

"North American divergence in the work week"
FRED Blog, November 29, 2018

"Are we moving toward a cashless economy?"
FRED Blog, November 15, 2018

"The unusual duration of unemployment"
FRED Blog, November 8, 2018

"Who pays what in federal taxes?"
FRED Blog, November 5, 2018

"Spooked by prices this Halloween?"
FRED Blog, October 29, 2018

"The business behind the trade balance"
FRED Blog, October 25, 2018

"What a wonderful world"
FRED Blog, October 22, 2018

"Unemployment rates by occupation"
FRED Blog, October 4, 2018

"When economies just don't grow"
FRED Blog, October 1, 2018

"Tumultuous tax brackets"
FRED Blog, September 27, 2018

"Predicting the payroll employment numbers"
FRED Blog, September 24, 2018

"War: Spending spikes and new steady states"
FRED Blog, September 20, 2018

"The rise of the service economy"
FRED Blog, August 30, 2018

"What's up (or down) with the yield curve?"
FRED Blog, August 27, 2018

"If they drive, they will park (Or if they park, they will drive?)"
FRED Blog, August 23, 2018

"Hyperinflation in Venezuela"
FRED Blog, August 20, 2018

"Corporate profits versus labor income"
FRED Blog, August 9, 2018

"Is there a skills gap in the South?"
FRED Blog, August 6, 2018

"Alternative money for transactions"
FRED Blog, August 2, 2018

"The components of GDP growth"
FRED Blog, July 30, 2018

"Clocking the sales of cars and homes"
FRED Blog, July 23, 2018

"Antebellum "free" banking and the era of Bitcoin"
FRED Blog, July 19, 2018

"The long and the short of the workweek"
FRED Blog, July 16, 2018

"Where health is lacking"
FRED Blog, July 12, 2018

"Is college still worth it?"
FRED Blog, July 9, 2018

"Why is it so difficult to live where you work?"
FRED Blog, July 5, 2018

"Government revenue since the recent tax reform"
FRED Blog, June 28, 2018

"A fertility map"
FRED Blog, June 25, 2018

"Where is rail heading?"
FRED Blog, June 21, 2018

"Has the Canadian trade balance permanently shifted?"
FRED Blog, June 7, 2018

"The pitfalls of mapping poverty"
FRED Blog, June 4, 2018

"Who holds mortgages?"
FRED Blog, May 31, 2018

"A plateau for manufacturing?"
FRED Blog, May 24, 2018

"The high-tech trade balance"
FRED Blog, May 21, 2018

"Checking up on hospital price inflation"
FRED Blog, May 17, 2018

"Spectacular recoveries"
FRED Blog, May 10, 2018

"Human capital around the globe"
FRED Blog, May 7, 2018

"Did the U.S. government just achieve a surplus?"
FRED Blog, April 30, 2018

"What's the return on a certificate of deposit?"
FRED Blog, April 26, 2018

"Who's buying Treasuries?"
FRED Blog, April 23, 2018

"Getting back to normal? Part 2"
FRED Blog, April 19, 2018

"Money makes the world go round...and goes round the world"
FRED Blog, April 5, 2018

"There's electricity in the air! But it's not for sale"
FRED Blog, March 29, 2018

"Is the U.S. becoming less charitable?"
FRED Blog, March 22, 2018

"Timing the market for tax purposes"
FRED Blog, March 15, 2018

"From floor plans to roof tiles"
FRED Blog, March 12, 2018

"Taking the pulse of the economy"
FRED Blog, March 5, 2018

"Go west, young worker! (Or maybe south)"
FRED Blog, February 26, 2018

"Losing your job doesn't always gain you unemployment benefits"
FRED Blog, February 22, 2018

"Tracking economic progress for U.S. states"
FRED Blog, February 15, 2018

"The world map of inflation"
FRED Blog, February 12, 2018

"What's real about wages?"
FRED Blog, February 8, 2018

"How's manufacturing?"
FRED Blog, February 1, 2018

"Measuring financial access"
FRED Blog, January 29, 2018

"Nowcasting current activity"
FRED Blog, January 11, 2018

"Advance retail sales on FRED"
FRED Blog, January 8, 2018

"All that glitters is not necessarily a good store of value"
FRED Blog, December 28, 2017

"Busting a Santa myth"
FRED Blog, December 21, 2017

"Houses, up and down"
FRED Blog, December 18, 2017

"To every thing, there is a season..."
FRED Blog, December 14, 2017

"What makes an economy grow?"
FRED Blog, December 11, 2017

"House hunting"
FRED Blog, December 7, 2017

"Employment Data: The Story Continues"
FRED Blog, November 27, 2017

"Eat, drink, and be thankful"
FRED Blog, November 20, 2017

"The full banana of the labor market"
FRED Blog, November 13, 2017

"The "youngest" and "oldest" places to live"
FRED Blog, November 9, 2017

"Where have all the workers gone?"
FRED Blog, November 6, 2017

"There's death and then there's death"
FRED Blog, November 2, 2017

"Incomes determine house prices"
FRED Blog, October 30, 2017

"Extra, extra, read all about it!"
FRED Blog, October 19, 2017

"Three views of the U.S. trade deficit"
FRED Blog, October 16, 2017

"A 30-year growth spurt?"
FRED Blog, October 12, 2017

"Moderately well understood"
FRED Blog, October 5, 2017

"Treasuring cash"
FRED Blog, October 2, 2017

"How Y=C+I+G has evolved"
FRED Blog, September 28, 2017

"A precise measure of uncertainty?"
FRED Blog, September 21, 2017

"How much do we spend on new houses?"
FRED Blog, September 18, 2017

"Take it easy!"
FRED Blog, September 14, 2017

"Labor force participation rates across the OECD"
FRED Blog, August 31, 2017

"Who's hiring?"
FRED Blog, August 24, 2017

"Markets in the shadow of the eclipse"
FRED Blog, August 21, 2017

"A glass half full or half empty?"
FRED Blog, August 10, 2017

"Characterizing the decline of manufacturing employment"
FRED Blog, August 7, 2017

"The rise (and fall?) of the cost of education"
FRED Blog, June 22, 2017

"How much has China grown?"
FRED Blog, June 12, 2017

"Are public jobs more stable?"
FRED Blog, June 8, 2017

"How is your state doing?"
FRED Blog, June 5, 2017

"The cost of overseas flights"
FRED Blog, June 1, 2017

"Are you open?"
FRED Blog, May 25, 2017

"Are household debt and student debt exploding?"
FRED Blog, May 15, 2017

"The house price tumble in pictures"
FRED Blog, May 8, 2017

"Sectoral trends in activity"
FRED Blog, May 4, 2017

"On the importance of consumer durables"
FRED Blog, May 1, 2017

"Not all recessions are created equal"
FRED Blog, April 24, 2017

"The burden of housing"
FRED Blog, April 20, 2017

FRED Blog, April 13, 2017

"What is the federal government worth?"
FRED Blog, April 6, 2017

"A single single-parent family in Loving County?"
FRED Blog, April 3, 2017

"The American racial patchwork"
FRED Blog, March 30, 2017

"Poverty in America"
FRED Blog, March 27, 2017

"Are we paying more taxes than before?"
FRED Blog, March 23, 2017

"What is unemployment?"
FRED Blog, March 6, 2017

"The depth and breadth of the federal debt"
FRED Blog, March 2, 2017

"Demystifying the trade balance"
FRED Blog, February 27, 2017

"The economics of greeting cards"
FRED Blog, February 13, 2017

"Can businesses get loans these days?"
FRED Blog, February 9, 2017

"Two tales of federal debt"
FRED Blog, February 6, 2017

"They say nothing beats a home-cooked meal"
FRED Blog, February 2, 2017

"Interest rates for future centenarians"
FRED Blog, January 30, 2017

FRED Blog, January 23, 2017

"Taxing couples"
FRED Blog, January 12, 2017

"Regional income"
FRED Blog, January 9, 2017

"Regional inflation"
FRED Blog, January 5, 2017

"Moving in your neighborhood"
FRED Blog, December 29, 2016

"Christmas with FRED"
FRED Blog, December 22, 2016

"Employment in coal"
FRED Blog, December 8, 2016

"Investing in FRED"
FRED Blog, December 5, 2016

"The puzzle of real median household income"
FRED Blog, December 1, 2016

"The continuous rise of the stock market"
FRED Blog, November 10, 2016

"Local economic conditions at election time"
FRED Blog, November 7, 2016

"Halloween candy excesses"
FRED Blog, October 31, 2016

"Part-time workers: Willing or not?"
FRED Blog, October 27, 2016

"Homeowners slide and renters rise"
FRED Blog, October 24, 2016

"FRED in North Korea"
FRED Blog, October 17, 2016

"You can build a house on paper, but you don't always make it brick"
FRED Blog, October 13, 2016

"Engel's law is still good food for thought"
FRED Blog, October 6, 2016

"A marginal look at bank margins"
FRED Blog, October 3, 2016

"Sources of household income"
FRED Blog, September 29, 2016

"Government transfers to households: From 1947 to 1966 to now"
FRED Blog, September 26, 2016

"Friction in oil markets"
FRED Blog, September 22, 2016

"Wages with benefits"
FRED Blog, September 19, 2016

"Negative investment?"
FRED Blog, September 8, 2016

"Cargo is cloudy for planes, ships slip and trains don't gain, but trucks are in luck and pipelines are fine"
FRED Blog, September 1, 2016

"Testing theory: marginal product and wages"
FRED Blog, August 29, 2016

"No space in the overhead bin: The rise of the airline "load factor""
FRED Blog, August 25, 2016

"Juggling jobs"
FRED Blog, August 22, 2016

"Measure for measure: Judging the economy"
FRED Blog, August 18, 2016

"A counterclaim on countercyclical policy"
FRED Blog, August 15, 2016

"S'weird in Switzerland"
FRED Blog, August 1, 2016

"The equity premium"
FRED Blog, July 28, 2016

"Consols: The never-ending bonds"
FRED Blog, July 21, 2016

"Of the people: Federal and local government employment"
FRED Blog, July 18, 2016

"To your health! The price of French wine"
FRED Blog, July 14, 2016

"Job JOLTS: How long does it take to hire someone?"
FRED Blog, July 11, 2016

FRED Blog, July 7, 2016

"The declining wage component in GDP"
FRED Blog, June 9, 2016

"A gauge on the minimum wage"
FRED Blog, June 2, 2016

"Manufacturing: Up? Down?"
FRED Blog, May 26, 2016

"Energy demand and supply"
FRED Blog, May 19, 2016

"Why is the unemployment rate not decreasing?"
FRED Blog, May 12, 2016

"More on boundary changes"
FRED Blog, May 9, 2016

"When country boundaries change"
FRED Blog, May 5, 2016

"Celebrating 25 years: The road ahead"
FRED Blog, April 22, 2016

"Cliffhanger: Personal income in 2012"
FRED Blog, April 11, 2016

"April is National Poetry Month...even for FRED"
FRED Blog, April 4, 2016

"Replicating the Japanese Phillips Curve"
FRED Blog, April 1, 2016

"Tracking more Fed policy tools"
FRED Blog, March 21, 2016

"The composition of federal tax receipts"
FRED Blog, March 14, 2016

"The trouble with food and energy"
FRED Blog, February 29, 2016

"New York City vs. suburban incomes"
FRED Blog, February 25, 2016

"The state of median household income"
FRED Blog, February 22, 2016

"The trend in teenage fertility"
FRED Blog, February 18, 2016

"Mapping the young and the old"
FRED Blog, February 11, 2016

"It's tough to make predictions...especially about the future"
FRED Blog, February 8, 2016

"The long and the short of FOMC projections"
FRED Blog, February 4, 2016

"Four shades of inflation risk"
FRED Blog, February 1, 2016

"High school geography class"
FRED Blog, January 28, 2016

"Bond yields shaken and/or stirred"
FRED Blog, January 4, 2016

"The elusive 2% inflation target"
FRED Blog, December 28, 2015

"Christmas in Connecticut"
FRED Blog, December 17, 2015

"Shopping lines: The evolution of retail in the U.S."
FRED Blog, December 14, 2015

"The Canadian dollar and the price of oil"
FRED Blog, December 10, 2015

"The evolution of employment costs in the private and public sectors"
FRED Blog, November 30, 2015

"Turkey price inflation"
FRED Blog, November 23, 2015

"Is the PPI going crazy?"
FRED Blog, November 12, 2015

"Halloween candy"
FRED Blog, October 29, 2015

"Canada votes. What's up?"
FRED Blog, October 15, 2015

"Which measures of inflation are relevant for policy?"
FRED Blog, October 1, 2015

"Federal funds rate: target vs. reality"
FRED Blog, September 24, 2015

"A bit of religion in the dismal science"
FRED Blog, September 17, 2015

"More about comparing oranges"
FRED Blog, September 14, 2015

"Comparing apples and oranges"
FRED Blog, September 10, 2015

"Labor market tightness"
FRED Blog, August 31, 2015

"A good use of moving averages"
FRED Blog, August 27, 2015

"The diversity of U.S. state economies"
FRED Blog, August 24, 2015

"The composition effect in the labor force participation rate"
FRED Blog, August 20, 2015

"Government employment in context"
FRED Blog, August 17, 2015

"Gamble on gambling?"
FRED Blog, August 13, 2015

"GDP revisions"
FRED Blog, August 10, 2015

"The changing distribution of house sales"
FRED Blog, July 27, 2015

"Measuring misery"
FRED Blog, July 6, 2015

"Measuring inflation expectations, part II"
FRED Blog, June 28, 2015

"Measuring inflation expectations, part I"
FRED Blog, June 25, 2015

"The PPI"
FRED Blog, June 22, 2015

FRED Blog, June 18, 2015

"The demographics of the labor force participation rate"
FRED Blog, June 15, 2015

"Don't be deceived by seasonality"
FRED Blog, June 11, 2015

"Who's paid the minimum wage?"
FRED Blog, June 8, 2015

"A dashboard for a Greek tragedy"
FRED Blog, June 1, 2015

"The mean vs. the median of family income"
FRED Blog, May 28, 2015

"Uncertain times in Europe"
FRED Blog, May 21, 2015

"The many flavors of unemployment"
FRED Blog, May 18, 2015

"How likely is a recession? (And how fast is a forecast?)"
FRED Blog, May 14, 2015

"Net migration: The Far East is the new Southwest"
FRED Blog, May 11, 2015

"Labor force participation: Is a trend or a cycle at work?"
FRED Blog, May 7, 2015

"A new trend in GDP?"
FRED Blog, May 4, 2015

"Going mobile"
FRED Blog, April 30, 2015

"The GDP residual"
FRED Blog, April 27, 2015

"To rent or not to rent"
FRED Blog, April 23, 2015

"The oil and gas extraction boom gives 101%"
FRED Blog, April 13, 2015

"Routine European gasoline"
FRED Blog, April 6, 2015

"The many flavors of inflation"
FRED Blog, March 26, 2015

"Some economies get stuck"
FRED Blog, March 23, 2015

"Russell Indexes in FRED"
FRED Blog, March 16, 2015

"The sound and fury of gasoline prices"
FRED Blog, March 12, 2015

"The evolution of income inequality"
FRED Blog, March 9, 2015

"Oil and the Norwegian stock market"
FRED Blog, March 5, 2015

"Seasonal interest rates"
FRED Blog, March 2, 2015

"Parallel prices for oil-based fuels"
FRED Blog, February 23, 2015

"Churning in the labor market"
FRED Blog, February 12, 2015

"Inflation across space"
FRED Blog, February 9, 2015

""Log in" to regional data"
FRED Blog, February 2, 2015

"Components of M2"
FRED Blog, January 29, 2015

"Quits by industry"
FRED Blog, January 26, 2015

"The KC Fed's labor market index in FRED"
FRED Blog, January 22, 2015

"On household debt"
FRED Blog, January 12, 2015

"Fertility in FRED"
FRED Blog, January 5, 2015

"New life (expectancy data) in FRED"
FRED Blog, December 29, 2014

"More-severe unemployment in Southern Europe"
FRED Blog, December 15, 2014

"Japan's lost decades (and lost population)"
FRED Blog, December 11, 2014

"Keep the car running: retail gas sales and prices"
FRED Blog, December 8, 2014

"What if we priced food in gold?"
FRED Blog, December 4, 2014

"Unemployment by occupation"
FRED Blog, December 1, 2014

"Federal, state, and local expenditures"
FRED Blog, November 17, 2014

"Transportation indexes"
FRED Blog, November 13, 2014

"Renting and owning homes"
FRED Blog, November 10, 2014

"The importance of migrant remittances"
FRED Blog, November 6, 2014

"On financial stress"
FRED Blog, November 3, 2014

"Of sticky and flexible prices"
FRED Blog, October 27, 2014

"How fast has the unemployment rate declined?"
FRED Blog, October 23, 2014

"Bank failures"
FRED Blog, October 20, 2014

"What's the "normal" unemployment rate?"
FRED Blog, October 16, 2014

"International residential prices"
FRED Blog, October 9, 2014

"More prices that deviate from the CPI"
FRED Blog, October 6, 2014

"Not all prices increase"
FRED Blog, October 2, 2014

"A clearer picture of housing equity before the crisis"
FRED Blog, September 29, 2014

"This recession was different"
FRED Blog, September 25, 2014

"The seasonality of e-commerce"
FRED Blog, September 22, 2014

"The demographics of the activity rate decline"
FRED Blog, September 18, 2014

"Inflation in the dollar zone"
FRED Blog, September 15, 2014

"How the exchange rate regime drives inflation"
FRED Blog, September 11, 2014

"Not all books are created equal"
FRED Blog, September 8, 2014

"How much money is the Fed printing?"
FRED Blog, September 4, 2014

"Quits and layoffs"
FRED Blog, August 28, 2014

"When population drops"
FRED Blog, August 25, 2014

"M2 velocity and inflation"
FRED Blog, August 21, 2014

"Finding old inflation data"
FRED Blog, August 18, 2014

"The speed of Internet adoption"
FRED Blog, August 14, 2014

"CPI component volatility"
FRED Blog, August 11, 2014

"Measuring risk"
FRED Blog, August 7, 2014

"Negative interest rates"
FRED Blog, August 4, 2014

"Output volatility in small and large countries"
FRED Blog, July 31, 2014

"Spurious correlation"
FRED Blog, July 28, 2014

"Economic volatility in emerging economies"
FRED Blog, July 17, 2014

"Mapping international data"
FRED Blog, July 3, 2014

"Comparing the U.S. dollar with other currencies"
FRED Blog, June 30, 2014

"How big is the federal government?"
FRED Blog, June 23, 2014

"The comovement of investment and GDP"
FRED Blog, June 19, 2014

"The rise of education and health services"
FRED Blog, June 16, 2014

"Add FRED to your blog or web page"
FRED Blog, June 12, 2014

"How much do Americans drive?"
FRED Blog, June 9, 2014

"10-year inflation expectations"
FRED Blog, June 5, 2014

"The peculiar Swiss unemployment rate"
FRED Blog, June 2, 2014

"The Beveridge curve"
FRED Blog, May 29, 2014

"Who holds federal debt?"
FRED Blog, May 19, 2014

"The Taylor Rule"
FRED Blog, April 24, 2014

"The decline of manufacturing"
FRED Blog, April 21, 2014

"Loan delinquency"
FRED Blog, April 14, 2014

"Price indexes for policy"
FRED Blog, April 10, 2014

"A long-term unemployment problem"
FRED Blog, April 7, 2014

"What's "up" with the labor force participation rate?"
FRED Blog, April 3, 2014

"Government employment in the US"
FRED Blog, March 27, 2014

"Currency in circulation"
FRED Blog, March 24, 2014