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The 104th Anniversary of the Federal Reserve's Oldest Data Collection

Scott R. Konzem, Virginia Lewis, Suzanna Stephens, Gretchen Weinbach () and Michael Zhang
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No 2021-06-21-3, FEDS Notes from Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)

Abstract: The Federal Reserve's oldest data collection, designed to gather weekly information about commercial banks' balance sheets, will turn 104 years old this year. Initiated in December 1917 in response to World War I, this voluntary collection currently underlies the Board's H.8 statistical release, Assets and Liabilities of Commercial Banks in the United States. This Note describes the origins of this collection, some highlights regarding its evolution, and how the data are used today.

Date: 2021-06-21
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DOI: 10.17016/2380-7172.2921

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