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A different way to review the Chicago Fed National Activity Index


  • Scott Brave
  • Max Lichtenstein


This article analyzes the recent sources of strength and weakness in the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI), using a new measure that is often a leading indicator of the index’s movements.

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  • Scott Brave & Max Lichtenstein, 2012. "A different way to review the Chicago Fed National Activity Index," Chicago Fed Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, issue May.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedhle:y:2012:i:may:n:298

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