Tag Archives: Beige Book

Beige Book: Economic Activity Continues to Expand, Headwind Concerns Growing

Economic activity expanded at a modest to moderate pace across most of the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in mid-October through late November, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. Dallas and Philadelphia reported slower growth compared to the prior period. The report was based on information collected through November 26. The economic expansion over the period was driven in ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding, Tariffs a Concern

Economic activity expanded at a modest to moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in September through mid-October, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through October 15. The economic expansion over the period was driven in part by a continued growth of consumer spending at a modest pace. Manufacturing activity ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Moderate Pace

Economic activity expanded at a moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in late July through August, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through August 31. The economic expansion over the period was driven in part by a continued growth of consumer spending at a modest pace. Manufacturing activity grew ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Moderate Pace

Economic activity expanded at a moderate or modest pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in late April and early May, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through July 9. The economic expansion over the period was driven in part by a pickup in consumer spending in all Districts. However, manufacturers ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Moderate Pace

Economic activity expanded at a moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in late April and early May, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through May 21. The economic expansion over the period was driven in part by a pickup in manufacturing, particularly fabricated metals, heavy industrial machinery, and electronics ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Modest to Moderate Pace

Economic activity continued to expand at a modest to moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in March and early April, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through April 9. Consumer spending increased in most Districts this period, particularly in non-auto retail sales and tourism. Auto sales continued to be ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Modest to Moderate Pace

Economic activity continued to expand at a modest to moderate pace across eleven Federal Reserve Districts from late November through the first week of January, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. Dallas was the sole District to record a robust increase in economic activity. The report was based on information collected through January 8. Consumer spending increased in ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Modest to Moderate Pace

Economic activity continued to expand at a modest to moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in September through early October, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through October 6. As expected, the Atlanta, Dallas and Richmond Districts each reported major disruptions from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in some areas ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Modest to Moderate Pace

Economic activity continued to expand at a modest to moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in June, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. The report was based on information collected through August 28. Consumer spending increased in most Districts this period, particularly in nonauto retail sales and tourism. Reports in auto production were mixed, and many ...

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Beige Book: Economic Activity Expanding at a Slight to Moderate Pace

Economic activity continued to expand at a slight to moderate pace across the twelve Federal Reserve Districts in June, according to the just-released Federal Reserve Beige Book. Consumer spending softened this period, particularly in auto retail sales which declined in half of the Districts. Manufacturing and non-financial services continued to expand at a modest to moderate pace across the Districts. Agricultural ...

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