Journal Article

The “Philly Fed Index” Turns 50 with Steadfast Success

Abstract: What is so telling about the Philadelphia Fed?s monthly manufacturing index? Explore why financial analysts, economists, and the press monitor it closely for clues about the overall U.S. economy.

Keywords: manufacturing; Philadelphia;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Part of Series: Economic Insights

Publication Date: 2018-10

Volume: 3

Issue: 4

Pages: 8-21