Beige Book: Southeast Economy Improving

Beige Book: Southeast Economy Improving

Atlanta Fed business contacts were optimistic about the rest of the year, with most firms expecting a pickup in growth, according to the latest Beige Book. The positive reports were widespread across industries, with contacts in the automobile, hospitality, real estate, manufacturing, and banking sectors noting stronger activity in July and August.
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Latest <em>Data Digests</em> Released

Latest Data Digests Released

Our interactive charts show current economic activity and note trends in employment and real estate in the Southeast.
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May <em>Data Digests</em> Released

May Data Digests Released

View our interactive Data Digests charts, which are updated with recent data and show current economic activity and trends in employment and real estate in the Southeast.
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UPDATES & OTHER NEWS
Beige Book: Southeast Economy Expanding, Inflation Pressures Remain Subdued
July 15, 2015
Beige Book: Southeast Economy Expanding, Inflation Pressures Remain Subdued
The Southeast economy grew moderately in May and June, with positive reports from the region's retail, automotive, tourism, and real estate contacts. Firms pointed to continued tightness in the labor market and subdued wage and input cost pressures.
<em>Data Digests</em> Updated with Recent Data
June 9, 2015
Data Digests Updated with Recent Data
View our interactive charts to assess conditions in the regional and U.S. economy.
Beige Book: Southeast Economy Held Steady This Spring
June 3, 2015
Beige Book: Southeast Economy Held Steady This Spring
The Southeast economy kept up a steady pace in April and May, according to the latest Beige Book. The Atlanta Fed's business contacts noted positive trends in auto sales, residential and commercial real estate activity, and tourism and business travel.



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