TITLE

Fed Beige Book: Economy Slowing

AUTHOR(S)
Floyd, Daniel F.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/18/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31059, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the results of the United States Federal Reserve's report on the economic conditions in its 12 bank districts in December 2000. Economic growth amid slowing manufacturing activity and sluggish retail sales; Further deceleration in growth from the previous survey.
ACCESSION #
4026528

 

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