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Economic Update Archive


June 20, 2013

  • Fed Upgrades Economic Outlook, Clarifies Asset Purchase Path

January 30, 2013

  • GDP decline misleading, Fed stays the course

January 2, 2013

  • One cliff averted, another looms

December 12, 2012

  • FOMC: More of the same on QE, but new language to guide interest rates

December 5, 2012

  • Questions and answers surrounding the fiscal cliff.

November 29, 2012

  • Q3 GDP Upward Revision is Impressive But Masks Soft Demand Conditions.

November 21, 2012

  • A look beneath the surface reveals a housing sector still struggling with post-crisis transition.
  • The Federal Reserve is intent on promoting a broader recovery in this area.

November 14, 2012

  • October Retail Sales – Disappointing, Also Special Factors Make Waters Murky

November 7, 2012

  • The election’s end is only the beginning.

October 30, 2012

  • Consumer Spending and Housing - Bright Spots in the US Economy