The Role of Human Capital in Shaping Economic Outcomes

The Role of Human Capital in Shaping Economic Outcomes

Atlanta Fed President and CEO Dennis Lockhart, in a September 29, 2016, speech to the Future of Florida Forum in Orlando, presents his views on the economy and workforce development.
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Atlanta Fed Taylor Rule Utility Updated

Atlanta Fed Taylor Rule Utility Updated

The source data for the Taylor Rule Utility have been updated to incorporate the Cleveland Fed's updated inflation nowcasts and the September 30 GDPNow update from the Atlanta Fed.

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A Quick Pay Check: Wage Growth of Full-Time and Part-Time Workers

A Quick Pay Check: Wage Growth of Full-Time and Part-Time Workers

After years of virtual stagnation, wages have begun rising steadily—if unspectacularly. But the increases are not even across the labor market spectrum, and a macroblog post considers some of the factors that might be affecting them.
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UPDATES & OTHER NEWS
GDPNow Forecast for Third Quarter Falls
September 30, 2016
GDPNow Forecast for Third Quarter Falls
On September 30, the GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth in the third quarter of 2016 is 2.4 percent. View GDPNow for more details.
Avoiding Regulation: FinTech versus the Sharing Economy
September 29, 2016
Avoiding Regulation: FinTech versus the Sharing Economy
Many fintech firms have made the unpleasant discovery that the financial services industry is one of the most highly regulated sectors. This Notes from the Vault post discusses the relationship between fintech and the financial supervisory agencies.
Economic & Financial Highlights
September 29, 2016
Economic & Financial Highlights
View the latest series of charts from our Economic & Financial Highlights page, including new data on core capital goods, sales and months' supply of new and existing single-family homes, unemployment insurance weekly initial claims, U.S. house prices, U.S. single-family home sales, and more.