Labor Market Tracking Tools Updated with November Data

Labor Market Tracking Tools Updated with November Data

What do November employment data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics mean for the outlook for labor markets? Check out the Labor Market Distributions Spider Chart and the Jobs Calculator to find out.
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Deflation Probabilities Flat

Deflation Probabilities Flat

On November 30, the 2016–21 deflation probability was 1 percent and the 2015–20 deflation probability was 0 percent.

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GDPNow Forecast for Fourth Quarter Rises

GDPNow Forecast for Fourth Quarter Rises

On December 1, the GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth in the fourth quarter of 2016 is 2.9 percent. View GDPNow for more details.
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UPDATES & OTHER NEWS
Immigration, Offshoring, and Their Effects on U.S. Wages
December 1, 2016
Immigration, Offshoring, and Their Effects on U.S. Wages
When low-skill immigrants arrive in the United States, and middle-skill jobs are offshored, how are wages affected? An episode of the Economy Matters podcast looks at research into the question. podcast
Atlanta Fed Taylor Rule Utility Updated
November 30, 2016
Atlanta Fed Taylor Rule Utility Updated
The data have been updated to incorporate updated data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Cleveland and Atlanta Fed model nowcasts.
Killer Debt: The Impact of Debt on Mortality
November 30, 2016
Killer Debt: The Impact of Debt on Mortality
The authors explore the impact of severely delinquent debt and creditworthiness on health. They find that delinquent debt resulting from a financial crisis has lasting effects on health that are substantial enough to increase mortality rates.