The creation of quality jobs in a challenging economy requires rethinking existing strategies. The Federal Reserve and the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) have partnered to offer free podcast interviews with economic development practitioners and academics. Podcasts cover innovative postrecessionary economic development strategies, emerging trends in job creation and workforce development, small business trends, and health care issues.
This podcast, which accompanies the Atlanta Fed's Economy Matters online magazine, is a monthly series featuring in-depth discussions of topics related to the work of the Atlanta Fed, including economic research, bank supervision and regulation, and the payments system.
EconSouth Now podcast interviews and commentaries are an enhancement to EconSouth, a quarterly magazine focusing on regional economic issues and including coverage of national and international topics.
Financial Update Focus
The Financial Update Focus podcast features interviews and commentaries examining issues in banking and financial services around the Southeast.
Through this series of fourteen interviews experts on various facets of foreclosure—from neighborhood impacts to loan modifications to new strategies—engage listeners in understanding problems and advancing solutions.
Payments Spotlight, a product of the Atlanta Fed's Retail Payments Risk Forum, is an occasional podcast series that features interviews and commentaries on emerging risk issues in retail payments.
Perspectives on Real Estate
The real estate industry is in a constant state of evolution even during ordinary times. During these extraordinary times of financial uncertainty, the industry is changing faster than ever. This podcast series features experts discussing emerging trends and innovative strategies, and how they are adapting existing strategies to keep up with today's shifting landscape. These interviews aim to increase understanding of the industry.
The Research Insights podcast series offers discussions by Atlanta Fed economists and other experts on a variety of topics related to policy issues of interest to the Bank's Research Department.
Southeastern Economic Perspectives
The Southeastern Economic Perspectives podcast series features interviews and commentaries examining economic and industry trends in the Southeast.