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District tops U.S. in growth of exports to China

The states in the Eighth Federal Reserve District are reporting faster growth in exports to China than is the U.S. as a whole. Missouri is leading the region's pack, with an annual rate of growth topping 31 percent.
The Regional Economist , Issue Oct , Pages 14-16

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The economics of charitable giving: what gives?

Americans are estimated to have raised their donations to charity three-fold over the past 40 years. What motivates them to give?
The Regional Economist , Issue Oct , Pages 12-13

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Is involuntary part-time employment different after the great recession?

The unemployment rate has been declining significantly since the Great Recession ended; however, the ranks of those involuntarily working part time have been declining at a slower pace. How does this situation compare with what happened after previous recessions?
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Models and monetary policy: more science than art?

It has been said that, "forecasters may never be right, but they are never in doubt." Not with a good model by their side, that is.
The Regional Economist , Issue Jan , Pages 10-11

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Have computers made us more productive? A puzzle

You say you want an information revolution? Well, it came and changed the world. So where's the explosion in productivity?
The Regional Economist , Issue Oct , Pages 10-11

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The Fed's bloated balance sheet: how we got here and why it's familiar

Quantitative easing has led to the largest expansion of the Fed?s balance sheet since WW II. While this, naturally, leads to concern about inflation, the Fed has the tools to unwind the balance sheet once the economy builds steam.
The Regional Economist

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Sovereign Debt Crisis in Europe Recalls the Lost Decade in Latin America

In many ways, the European debt crisis is reminiscent of Latin America's experience in the 1980s, characterized by a period of high growth interrupted by an external shock. But there are some notable differences.
The Regional Economist , Issue Jan

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District's largest urban area slowly regains jobs lost during recession

The Regional Economist , Issue Oct , Pages 16

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The Fed is not \\"missing on the dual mandate\\"

The Regional Economist , Issue Oct

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Comparing apples and oranges

Tracking prices over time is easy when the object in question doesn't change much-say, an orange. But the process is difficult when there are frequent changes in the quality of the item-say, an Apple computer. Hedonics provides the solution.
The Regional Economist , Issue Oct. , Pages 10-11




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