Center for Quantitative Economic Research

The Center for Quantitative Economic Research (CQER) of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta advances empirical research in economics and promotes forecasting models usable for policy studies.


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Nowcast Says Real GDP First-Quarter Growth Down Slightly

Nowcast Says Real GDP First-Quarter Growth Down Slightly

On April 16, the GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth in the first quarter of 2015 was 0.1 percent. View GDPNow for more details.
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Data for Wu-Xia Shadow Federal Funds Rate Updated

Data for Wu-Xia Shadow Federal Funds Rate Updated

The Wu-Xia shadow federal funds rate is updated through March with underlying input data from Gurkaynak, Sack, and Wright yield curve estimates. The rate stood at ‑1.81 percent on March 31.
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