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be the first to see our latest opportunities by following us on linkedin
#FollowFriday : Be the first to see our latest#job opportunities by following us on LinkedIn:
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earlier this week our supervision regulation and credit team hosted gimme a break a midday event focused on m
#FedFriday : Earlier this week, our Supervision, Regulation and Credit team hosted “Gimme a Break” – a midday event focused on meeting new colleagues and fostering#inclusion through friendly competition and team building activities.

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research director kartik athreya questions who benefits from in our most recent magazine
Research Director Kartik Athreya questions who benefits from #OpportunityZones in our most recent #EconFocus magazine:
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a 131 year old paper mill in the western town of luke closed in june eliminating 675 jobs
#EconFocus : A 131-year-old paper mill in the western#Maryland town of Luke closed in June, eliminating 675 jobs: .
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the released yesterday our district saw the grow at a modest rate
#ICYMI : The@federalreserve released#BeigeBook yesterday. Our District saw the#economy grow at a modest rate:
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from the marine corps to the richmond fed josh is on a mission to serve we re excited to let veteran josh tell
From the Marine Corps to the Richmond Fed, Josh is on a mission to serve. We're excited to let veteran Josh tell his #MyRichmondFed story in his own words:
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the will soon strengthen their ties to south carolina on may 20 lawmakers passed a tax incentive to move its h
The @Panthers will soon strengthen their ties to South Carolina. On May 20, lawmakers passed a tax incentive to move its headquarters and practice facilities from #Charlotte to Rock Hill: #EconFocus
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did a craft brewery just open near you in good news your home may be worth more
Did a craft brewery just open near you in #Charlotte?

Good news: Your home may be worth more: #EconFocus
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the cover article of our most recent magazine digs into the promise and pitfalls of a new financing model for
The cover article of our most recent #EconFocus magazine digs into the promise and pitfalls of #OpportunityZones, a new financing model for distressed communities:
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today s shows that residential firms grew modestly home sales increased modestly in recent weeks
Today's #BeigeBook shows that residential #realestate firms grew modestly. Home sales increased modestly in recent weeks:

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virtually no new banks have opened since the great recession began read our econ focus to find out why
Virtually no new banks have opened since the Great Recession began. Read our Econ Focus to find out why.
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we are pleased to announce the appointment of thomas barkin as the next president of the richmond fed effectiv
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Barkin as the next president of the Richmond Fed, effective January 1.
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president jeffrey lacker announces plans to retire after 28 years of public service to the federal reserve
President Jeffrey Lacker announces plans to retire after 28 years of public service to the Federal Reserve.
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roses are red a sign of true love on that no dissent whether hawk or dove fedvalentines
Roses are red
A sign of true love
On that, no dissent
Whether hawk or dove
#FedValentines
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our new annual report asks whether us economic growth has reached a new normal
Our new Annual Report asks whether U.S. economic growth has reached a "new normal"
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jeffrey lacker dissents preferring to increase the target range for the federal funds rate by 25 basis points
Jeffrey Lacker dissents, preferring to increase the target range for the federal funds rate by 25 basis points.
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today we d like to recognize and thank all the whose success and achievements help propel our mission forward
Today we'd like to recognize and thank all the #FedWomen, whose success and achievements help propel our mission forward.

Our ERN GROW helped us celebrate #IWD2019 with a #BalanceForBetter conversation with Ghada Ijam, National IT's EVP and COO:
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in 2000 the began to track data on turnover including openings in april 2018 for the first time ever there wer
In 2000, the began to track data on turnove#labormarketr, including opening#jobs. In April 2018, for the first time ever, there were more vacancies than there were people looking for work, and the gap has continued to grow: . #EconFocus
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richmond fed issues statement on jeffrey lacker s announcement
Richmond Fed issues statement on Jeffrey Lacker's announcement.
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rt blsgov service occupations unemployment rate down 08 percentage point over year
RT @BLS_gov: Service occupations unemployment rate down 0.8 percentage point over year
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