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Do Insurers in Catastrophe-Prone Regions Buy Enough Reinsurance?
Insurers in catastrophe-prone areas use as much as four times more reinsurance than insurers in less risky areas, and this risk transfer significantly reduces their losses.Read More
What Does the Changing Economy Mean for Workers?
Between January 1990 and March 2016, pay fell by 2.9 percentage points as jobs shifted to sectors with lower pay, and the trend toward lower-paying sectors has continued in the recovery.
What Does Online Job Search Tell Us about the Labor Market?
Economic Perspectives article shows how online job search’s pervasiveness and effectiveness have increased substantially since 2000.Read More
The VW Scandal and Evolving Emissions Regulations
Chicago Fed Letter reviews U.S. and European approaches to regulating vehicle emissions and the scandal's implications for changes to standards.Read More
New Issue of ProfitWise News and Views Available
Current issue of ProfitWise News and Views explores innovations in mortgage lending and credit scoring, and results of a survey of organizations serving lower-income populations in the Seventh District.Read More
Recent letter from Chicago Fed president discusses trading venue rules, reporting requirements, clearing arrangements and regulation.