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ECON 50: Principles of Macroeconomics

Professor Gil Kim

U.S. Economic Trends

FRED Economic Data, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), U.S. Department of Commerce - The Regional Economic Accounts site offers state data on GDP, real personal income, employment rate, and more.

Bureau of Labor Statistics - The "Unemployment Rates for States" and the "Local Area Unemployent Statistics" sections show the most current monthly rankings of states' unemployment rates.

Minimum Wage: Rates & Laws

Minimum Wage - Wage & Hour Division (WHD) of the U.S. Department of Labor compiled complehensive informtion about minimum wage, including both federal and state rates of minimum wage, historical data, laws, and more.

Federal Reserve System

Federal Reserve System Archival Data

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Economic Indicators

"This publication is prepared by the Council of Economic Advisers to supply monthly updates related to the economic conditions in the United States. Economic Indicators provides statistical data both in tabular and graphic form and includes information on consumer and producer prices, employment, production, and money and banking. Tables typically display 10 years of annual data with the most recent 12 to 15 months broken out in detail." (description from FRASER)

Online publication available from May 1948 to present.

U.S. Financial Conditions

International Economic Data

Economic Education

Additional Resources - Commercial Websites


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