Did you know that the Federal Reserve System ("The Fed") not only engages in setting United States monetary policy, but also provides education and resources to researchers, students, and consumers? Have you met FRED, FRASER or ALFRED? Dr. Christian Zimmermann, Assistant Vice President of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, will introduce you to these newly updated and improved databases and more. He will provide an overview of the Federal Reserve System, its role in the U.S. economy, and the economic data, information and research produced in twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks and the Board of Governors. Come early for breakfast (8:00-8:30am), sponsored by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Program Flyer. To join the conversation on Twitter, please use the hashtag #bizref and mention @RUSA_BRASS and @CZimm_economist.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Updates/Briefings
Interests: Community Engagement, Continuing Education, Electronic Resources, Government Documents & Information, Information Literacy, Literacy, Professional Development, Reference Services, Research and Statistics, Training
Type of Library: Academic, Community College, Consortium, Federal, Government, Information-related Organization, Nonprofit, Public, Research Library, Special, State Library, Student, Undergraduate
Sponsors: RUSA, RUSA_BRASS
Cost: Included with full conference registration.