Special Bulletin of the Women’s Bureau
The Women's Bureau celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. FRASER hosts numerous reports from the bureau, including 19 issues of the Special Bulletin of the Women's Bureau, which focused on issues pertaining to women working in industry during World War II.
A New Entry Has Been Added to the COVID-19 Timeline
Chair Powell's testimony on the CARES act to the House of Representatives' Committee on Financial Services has been added to the COVID-19 timeline. The timeline, which focuses on economic and financial impact and policy responses, is updated regularly with supporting documents and links.
New paper on COVID-19 dated September 15, 2020 from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond is now available.
"Household Financial Distress and the Burden of 'Aggregate' Shocks," by Kartik Athreya, Ryan Mather, Jose Mustre-del-Rio and Juan M. Sanchez, measures the presence--and inequality of--financial distress across households.
The September 21, 2020 issue of the Board of Governors’ Z.1 statistical release is now available.
Includes data on transactions and levels of financial assets and liabilities, by sector and financial instrument; full balance sheets, including net worth, for households and nonprofit organizations, nonfinancial corporate businesses, and nonfinancial noncorporate businesses; Integrated Macroeconomic Accounts; and additional supplemental detail.