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Taking the pulse of the New York City economy

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  • Jason Bram
  • James Orr

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Although New York City's payroll employment is rising briskly, it still falls short of its 2001 peak, raising concerns that the local economy is not generating enough jobs. However, a look at a broader set of economic indicators-alternative job measures, wage and salary earnings, and a composite index of economic activity-suggests that the economy is significantly healthier than the payroll count indicates. Indeed, a measure of employment among New York City residents shows a strong upward trend extending over the past thirty years. Subseries: Second District Highlights.

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Article provided by Federal Reserve Bank of New York in its journal Current Issues in Economics and Finance.

Volume (Year): 12 (2006)
Issue (Month): May ()
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Handle: RePEc:fip:fednci:y:2006:i:may:n:v.12no.4

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Keywords: Employment - New York (N.Y.) ; Economic conditions - New York (N.Y.) ; Federal Reserve District; 2nd;

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