Oklahoma Ag Economy Diverges from Surrounding States

Explore why the farm economy in Oklahoma has diverged negatively from surrounding states in the Federal Reserve’s Tenth District.

Esther L. George
President and Chief Executive Officer

Esther L. George is president and CEO of the Kansas City Fed and the Tenth District's representative at the FOMC.

Read her PDFstatement on her June 2022 FOMC vote.

Community Town Hall

The public is invited to a Community Town Hall to discuss the next Kansas City Fed President

Small Business C&I Lending Declines in the First Quarter

New small business loan balances demonstrated the most dramatic decline of approximately 76 percent, while outstanding small...

Disagreement among Households May Foreshadow a Rise in Inflation Expectations

Households’ expectations about future inflation can influence realized inflation, so many policymakers track median household...

Growth in Tenth District Manufacturing Activity Slowed Further

The pace of regional factory growth slowed further but was still expansionary. Over 85 percent of firms reported delays in...

Download Our Free Book: A Great Moral and Social Force

Learn more about the history of Black community banks with the latest historical publication from the Kansas City Fed.


Investing in Rural Prosperity: Focus on Rural Entrepreneurship

, CDT Zoom event

Learn about the impact that rural entrepreneurship can make in creating rural growth and prosperity.

Investment Connection - Kansas City


Presentations on eight new and existing community and economic development proposals from across Kansas and Missouri will be shared.

Investment Connection - Colorado


Presentations on eight new and existing community and economic development proposals from across Colorado will be shared.

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Our Money Museums

Learn about our online exhibits.

Adventure Capital: A Journey Across the Globe in Currency

Explore the history, culture, and landscapes of countries around the world through their currency.