Posts filed under “Economy”

Economic Indicators Dashboard

Updated: April 22, 2014

Source: Russell Investments

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Markets

Category: Bailouts, Economy, Think Tank

Which Poor Neighborhoods Experienced Income Growth in Recent Decades? Dionissi Aliprantis, Kyle Fee, and Nelson Oliver Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland 04.09.14     Why has average income grown in some poor neighborhoods over the past 30 years and not in others? We explore that question and find that low-income neighborhoods that…Read More

Category: Economy, Think Tank

The New Gilded Age

Source: Businessweek

Category: Economy, Taxes and Policy

Discuss: Economic Inequality in the USA

Click for an interactive chart. Source: Chartbook of Economic Inequality

Category: Economy, Wages & Income

World Economy on an Upswing

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Category: Economy, Video

America’s Fall & Rise: January 2005 – January 2014

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia   Via the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, by way of Business Insider, I decided to see what we could do if that was an animated GIF instead of static charts. The net result shows the month-to-month change from January 2005 – January 2014 of the Philly Fed’s coincident…Read More

Category: Cycles, Digital Media, Economy

Is the Tide Turning Back?

Is the Tide Turning Back? Globalization & Monetary Policy Institute International Economic Update Dallas Fed March 25, 2014       Enlarge Economic activity improved for the world during the second half of 2013 as year-over-year growth ticked up to 3 percent with acceleration in advanced economies. Advanced and emerging economies contributed evenly (Chart 1).[1]…Read More

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

The Fed and Hyperinflation

“It is after a trend has been reversed that the full effect of the preceding excesses is felt.” -George Soros For the last 5+ years we have seen a massive attempt by global central banks to prop up asset prices. The Federal Reserve has spearheaded the effort, increasing their balance sheet from less than $1…Read More

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation, Markets

Category: Cycles, Economy, Think Tank