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Community and Economic Development


ProfitWise News and Views

Our final edition of 2017 explores employment change in ethnic minority neighborhoods in the Seventh District in comparison to job growth within their regions, before and after the Great Recession. Among the high-level findings is that ethnic neighborhoods in economically growing metro areas tend to have higher job growth, underscoring the value of policies that promote inclusion.

Chicago Fed Income Based Economic Index (IBEX)

The IBEX 12 Month Inflation Rates provide a monthly chain-weighted inflation measure for more than thirty socio-economic and demographic groups, as well as the overall urban population. It covers the period from 1983–2008. The inflation rates are updated annually in the first quarter of each year when new data for expenditures are available.

Related Research by Economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

These are links to working papers and other research by Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago economists on topics related to community development, financial access, consumer and regulatory issues.

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413, USA. Tel. (312) 322-5322

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