Center for Microeconomic Data

Liberty Street Economics
CMD Researchers review how New York Fed Consumer Credit Panel data have provided many valuable insights over the last fifteen years into household behavior and its implications for the macro economy and financial stability.
April 17, 2024
Liberty Street Economics
Researchers from the CMD review some of the headline findings from the history of the Survey of Consumer Expectations, highlighting the evolution of consumers’ expectations about inflation and labor market outcomes.
April 16, 2024
Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit
In the fourth quarter, total household debt increased to $17.5 trillion led by mortgage balances (up $112 billion) and credit card balances (up $50 billion). Delinquency transition rates increased for all debt types, except for student loans.
February 6, 2023
March Survey: Median one-year-ahead inflation expectations remained unchanged at 3.0 percent. They increased to 2.9 percent from 2.7 percent at the three-year horizon and decreased to 2.6 percent from 2.9 percent at the five-year horizon.
April 8, 2024
March Survey: The average reservation wage—the lowest wage respondents would be willing to accept for a new job—rose to a series-high $81,822. The share of individuals searching for a job in the past four weeks rose to 25.1 percent, a ten-year high.
April 15, 2024  
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