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Regional Studies Regional Studies

Research department economists and analysts study and post articles on economic developments both with the objective of understanding shifts in the regional economy before they become apparent at the national level and with the objective of gaining new insights that have policy implications both regionally and nationally.

Research department papers on a broad set of topics are available at and

New England Data

We also compile, analyze, and disseminate data on New England economic conditions in New England Economic Indicators and New England Economic Updates. Additional information on the Boston Fed’s data, information, and analysis on the region is available in Regional Economic Data and Conditions in the In the Region section of our website.