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Yvetta Fortova


Webster University, St. Louis

B.S. Economics
University of Missouri, St. Louis

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-8590
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:
Laura Taylor
Office: (314) 444-8783

Yvetta Fortova

Senior Specialist for FRED

Yvetta Fortova is a senior data operation specialist in the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. She is responsible for collection, organization, and publication of data found on the Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED) website. She is also leading the St. Louis Fed Data Desk's efforts on customer service, efficient operations, and promotion of all FRED-related products.

Selected Presentations

The Council for Community and Economic Research, Regional Economic Researchers' Roundtable, FRED Economic Data, Denver, CO, June 14, 2017.

Beyond the Numbers, FRED’s Redesign: Taking User Feedback to the Next Level, with Mark Bayles, St. Louis, MO, October 7, 2016.

Beyond the Numbers, Advanced uses of FRED and GeoFRED, St. Louis, MO, September 30, 2014.

The Council for Community and Economic Research, Accessing Federal Data from Non-Gov. Websites, Webinar, January, 13, 2014.

Professional Memberships, Awards, Service

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President's Award, FRED - The Next Generation, 2011.

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