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Research Notes–May 2008


Featuring research published in April 2008

Macroeconomics

Dollar Reached New Low in March
The average monthly value for the trade-weighted dollar index of 15 major currencies tracked by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta decreased 2 percent in March from the previous month, reaching 96.617, below the index’s previous low of 96.925 set in May 1995.

Regional Economics

Atlanta Fed Develops Local Economic Analysis and Research Network
The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta announced the development of the Local Economic Analysis and Research Network (LEARN), a forum for academics, researchers, and public policy professionals with a detailed knowledge of economic developments in local economies in the Southeast.

Podcasts

Economic Development Trends (MP3 7:52)
EconSouth Now
Todd Greene, the Atlanta Fed’s assistant vice president for community and economic development research and policy, discusses economic development trends in the Southeast.