Fed FRED merch selling so fast that it will get a mention in next month's Beige Book
Wednesday Bill Barry TT Roundtable with Jane Gallina and me now in podcast form: …Episode 22 on US equities runaway and 'therapeutics' poss. key role, Beige Book, US DOLLAR, CRUDE OIL, Big CRYPTO View. ALSO still original video:
Beige Book from Minneapolis Fed: Several workforce contacts suggested that employers might be delaying wage hikes in hopes of a surge of newly vaccinated job seekers. "Why start raising wages when a lot of labor might be coming back?" h/t @atanzi
The Beige Book — economics by talking to people — is one of the Fed's more interesting institutions. It seems especially useful now, when conventional economic measures are having a hard time dealing with crazy times 1/
JUST IN: China's manufacturing sector contracted to the lowest level on record. Earlier in the week, China Beige Book's Leland Miller gave us eye-opening numbers about the business standstill in that country.
Part 2!Takeaway:The big Bible book w the beige brocade bookmark has binding...Brilliant! #shamelessalliteration
Breaking Economic News: Some many job openings Fed 'Beige Book' report shows economic performance in every region. St. Louis some local employers have begun relaxing drug-testing standards and reducing restrictions on hiring convicted felons in order to alleviate labor shortages.
Aides say that President Bush 41, known for his wildly festive socks, is paying tribute to his wife today by wearing what he calls his “book socks.” They are described as beige with brightly colored images of books signifying Barbara Bush's life long advocacy of literacy.