Cyclical and Acyclical Core PCE Inflation divides components of core personal consumption expenditures according to whether they move in tandem with economic cycles or are independent of the state of the overall economy. Included are measures of the distribution of price changes across categories and diffusion indices. It can be interpreted as a summary statistic that tracks the health of the tech sector in a timely manner.
PCE Inflation Dispersion statistics present a more detailed summary of the personal consumption expenditure price index (PCEPI), a measure of U. The Tech Pulse Index is an index of coincident indicators of activity in the U. Total Factor Productivity (TFP) presents a real-time, quarterly data series for the U. business sector, adjusted for variations in factor utilization—labor effort and capital’s workweek.
Posted September 6, 2019 The San Francisco Fed will host the conference “The Economics of Climate Change” (pdf, 104 kb) on November 8.
Presentations will focus on new research examining the economic and financial implications of climate change.
Read More Special Report The second edition of this special report is a comprehensive look at the industry clusters, history and demographics shaping 12 of Texas' metropolitan areas, four of which are new to the report.
Read More Economic Letter Elevated inflation traditionally accompanies prolonged low unemployment rates, such as those currently observed in the U. However, price pressures have remained comparatively restrained, prompting further examination.
The Technical Briefing Series shares lessons learned from projects undertaken or completed by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Research Division, including the Center for the Advancement of Data and Research in Economics.
Payments System Research staff produces a series of working papers that cover a range of topics, including types of payments methods, developments in payments networks, and various participants' roles in the payments system.
They discuss economic issues, implications and policy options.
The proceedings include papers, commentary and discussion from the Kansas City's Fed's biennial payments policy conference.