News IN Brief: Beige Book Report: Economy Is Sluggish

Vekshin, Alison
October 2001
Bond Buyer;10/25/2001, Vol. 388 Issue 31251, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the assessment of economic conditions and overall economic activities of 12 Federal Reserve Districts in September and October 2001 reported by 'Beige Book.' Decrease in the economic activity due to September 11 terrorist attacks; Status of retail sale in all districts; Impact of terrorist attacks on the consumer spending and manufacturing; Condition of industrial activity during the period.


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