Economic Review

A quarterly research publication with articles on macroeconomics and monetary policy, regional and international economics, and banking and financial markets.

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Long-Term Pressures and Prospects for the U.S. Cattle Industry

Recent disruptions in the cattle sector have highlighted long-term pressures on cattle producers’ profitability.

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How the Pandemic Influenced Trends in Domestic Migration across U.S. Urban Areas

The pandemic appears to have accelerated moves from larger urban areas to smaller urban areas.

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Prepaid Cards: An Inadequate Solution for Digital Payments Inclusion

Although prepaid cards have the potential to address digital payments exclusion, their use among unbanked households remains low.

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How Did the 2018–19 U.S. Tariff Hikes Influence Household Spending?

U.S. tariff increases in 2018–19 generated uneven effects across households.

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What Happens When the Minimum Wage Rises? It Depends on Monetary Policy

The central bank’s policy stance may influence how an increase in the minimum wage affects the economy.

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Women without a College Degree, Especially Minority Mothers, Face a Steeper Road to Recovery

The labor force participation rates of prime-age women without a bachelor’s degree are furthest from a full recovery.

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