Map of the Twelve Federal Reserve Districts
Image map of the United States with links to websites of the Federal Reserve Districts
First District: Boston Second District: New York Third District: Philadelphia Fourth District: Cleveland Board of Governors Board of Governors Fifth District: Richmond Sixth District: Atlanta Seventh District: Chicago Eighth District: St. Louis Ninth District: Minneapolis Tenth District: Kansas City Eleventh District: Dallas Twelfth District: San Francisco Twelfth District: San Francisco
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Business Cycle Dating Committee Page - Watch NBER's Jim Poterba on CNBC Dec2009 - Sep2010.

Last Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was December 2007 and Current Trough was June 2009
Previous Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was March 2001 and Previous Trough was November 2001.

More Federal Reserve System News


Federal Reserve Press Release
02/15/19Agencies extend comment period on proposed standardized approach for calculating the exposure amount of derivative contracts
02/15/19Federal Reserve Board extends comment period for proposed role that would modify company-run stress testing requirements to conform with the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act until March 21
02/15/19G.17 Industrial Production
02/13/19Federal Reserve Board identifies error in historical dataset used in its 2019 stress tests and issues correction
02/13/19Federal Reserve Board begins 2019 Survey of Consumer Finances
02/12/19Interagency final rule implements flood insurance reform provisions
02/07/19G.19 Consumer Credit
02/07/19Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with former employee of SunTrust Bank
02/06/19Federal Reserve Board announces approval of applications by Regions Bank
02/06/19Live today at 7 p.m.: Chairman Powell hosts a town hall at the Federal Reserve with teachers from across the nation.
02/05/19Federal Reserve Board finalizes set of changes that will increase the transparency of its stress testing program for nation's largest and most complex banks
02/05/19Federal Reserve Board releases scenarios for 2019 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) and Dodd-Frank Act stress test exercises
02/05/19Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with former chairman of Mariner's Bancorp
02/04/19Statement on Chair Powell's and Vice Chair Clarida's meeting with the President and Treasury Secretary
02/04/19Watch Live: Chairman Powell hosts a town hall at the Federal Reserve with teachers from across the nation this Wednesday February 6
Recent Economic News Results
Treasury International Capital Data for December 2018

02/15/19 - The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released Treasury International Capital (TIC) data for December 2018. The sum total in December of all net foreign acquisitions of long-term securities, short-term U.S. securities, and banking flows was …more…

University of Michigan Consumer Confidence Preliminary February Results at 95.5

02/15/19 - The early February gains reflect the end of the partial government shutdown as well as a more fundamental shift in consumer expectations due to the Fed's pause in raising interest rates. The lingering impact of the shutdown was responsible for …more…

Industrial Production decreased 0.6%
Capacity Utilization decreased to 78.2%

02/15/19 - Industrial production decreased 0.6 percent in January after rising 0.1 percent in December. In January, manufacturing production fell 0.9 percent, primarily as a result of a large drop in motor vehicle assemblies; factory output excluding …more…

U.S. Import Price Index fell 0.5% in January

02/15/19 - U.S. import prices fell 0.5 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today, following a 1.0-percent drop in December and a 1.7-percent decrease in November. Both fuel and nonfuel prices contributed to the January …more…

Empire State Manufacturing Survey Conditions grew modestly in February

02/15/19 - Business activity grew modestly in New York State, according to firms responding to the February 2019 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The headline general business conditions index moved up five points to 8.8. New orders and shipments …more…