A New “Big Data” Index of U.S. Economic Activity
Scott Brave (),
R. Andrew Butters and
Economic Perspectives, 2019, issue 1, 1-30
The authors present a new ?big data? index of U.S. economic activity that can be used to track business and inflation cycles in real time and estimate monthly real gross domestic product growth.
Keywords: Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI); economic activity; gross domestic product (GDP) (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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