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Southeast Housing Update: Exploring the Recent Slowdown

After a period of impressive growth, housing in the Southeast has cooled off. What factors have combined to restrain this important sector? A new SouthPoint post consults recent polling data to find out.

Latest Forecast for GDPNow

The GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth (seasonally adjusted annual rate) in the third quarter of 2014 was 3.2 percent on August 26, up from 3.0 percent on August 19.

Bail-in Debt: Will the Supervisors Pull the Trigger in Time?

The United States and the European Union are planning on using bail-in debt to help reduce taxpayer exposure to systemically important financial institutions. A new Notes from the Vault discusses the importance of timely resolution for this approach to be effective.

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