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  • A Look Behind the Numbers

    These reports offer an accessible, quantitative look at issues affecting community and economic development through in-depth analysis of current data. Read More

  • Annual Reports

    View the Annual Reports of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Read More

  • Community Development Briefs

    These briefs provide a snapshot of what’s happening—in housing, in workforce development, etc.—in communities across our District, based on careful analysis of current data. Read More

  • Economic Commentary

    Economic Commentaries provide deeper analysis of relevant economic issues. Read More

  • Forefront

    Forefront, the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland’s showcase of policy ideas, is devoted to critical economic, community development, and banking issues facing the Fourth Federal Reserve District and the nation. Read More

  • Issues and Insights

    These reports summarize the foremost concerns both current and emerging among respondents of our Fourth District Community Issues survey. Read More

  • Metro Mix

    Metro Mix provides snapshots of economic conditions and prospects for MSAs in the Fourth District. Read More

  • Notes from the Field

    Community Development’s Notes from the Field Read More

  • On the Ground in Eastern Kentucky

    Why did we—the Federal Reserve—travel here? To better understand the region’s opportunities and challenges and to identify practices that effect positive change here and could work elsewhere. Here is the eastern Kentucky we met. Read More

  • Special Reports

    Publications produced by the Cleveland Fed and partnering organizations that explore community development issues in greater depth. Read More

  • Working Papers

    Working papers are preliminary versions of technical papers containing the results and discussions of current research. Written for eventual publication in professional economics journals. Read More

  • The Year in Review: 11 Numbers You May Have Missed on

    The global cost of cyber-attacks (it’s a lot). Average monthly student loan payments (a bit less, thankfully). From patents to lead poisoning, jobs to emergency expenses, here are 11 items you may have missed on in 2016. Read More

  • Publications (discontinued)

    Past editions of publications no longer published by the Federal Reserve bank of Cleveland. Read More