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Season’s greetings and seasonal adjustments


  • Charles S. Gascon


Have you every wondered what the term \\"seasonally adjusted\\" means in relation to economic data? What does the change of seasons have to do with economics? The January 2009 Newsletter explains the term and shows its effect on economic data.

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  • Charles S. Gascon, 2009. "Season’s greetings and seasonal adjustments," Liber8 Economic Information Newsletter, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue January.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedlli:y:2009:i:january

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