2015

Economic Indicators
Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators, Second Quarter 2015 image
Updated: August 28, 2015
Las Cruces continued to suffer from high unemployment rates and declining employment in the largest sectors of its economy during second quarter 2015. In contrast, Santa Teresa and its growing international trade activity, is a highlight for southern New Mexico.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, August 2015 image
Updated: August 27, 2015
The El Paso economy continued to expand in July. Payrolls rose at a 0.8 percent annualized rate as growth in services offset declines in the goods-producing sector.
Economic Indicators
Texas Economic Indicators, August 2015 image
Updated: August 24, 2015
The Texas economy strengthened in July. Employment growth climbed during the month, and unemployment held steady.
Research Publications
Are Texas' Economic Woes Nearing End? Hopeful Signs Emerge Regionally
Updated: August 4, 2015
Further glimmers of hope have emerged since mid-June, hinting that the worst of the energy bust may be past.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, July 2015 image
Updated: July 31, 2015
The El Paso economy continued to expand in June. Job growth picked up to a 2.8 percent annualized rate, stronger than the state rate of 1.8 percent.
Economic Indicators
Texas Economic Indicators, July 2015 image
Updated: July 20, 2015
The Texas economy grew moderately, with employment expanding at a 1.8 percent annual rate in June. Exports declined in May, while existing-home sales inched up in June and housing starts declined in May. The Texas Leading Index ticked up in May for the second consecutive month.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, June 23, 2015 image
Updated: June 23, 2015
The El Paso economy continued to expand in May, according to the Dallas Fed's El Paso Business Cycle Index.
Economic Indicators
Texas Economic Indicators, June 22, 2015 image
Updated: June 22, 2015
The Texas economy modestly expanded, with employment growing at a 2.1 percent annual rate in May. Exports rose in April, and construction contract values surged in May. The Texas Leading Index ticked up in April for the first time since August 2014.
Research Publications
Is the Worst Over? Regional Economy Sees Hopeful Signs
Updated: June 18, 2015
The Texas economy had a rough start in 2015, with a sharp deceleration in growth from the end of 2014 to the beginning of 2015.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, May 26 2015 image
Updated: May 26, 2015
The El Paso Business-Cycle Index expanded in April at the fastest pace since April 2014.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, April 2015 image
Updated: April 30, 2015
The El Paso economy continued to expand in March, albeit at a slower pace.
Research Publications
Regional Growth Slows in First Quarter
Updated: April 30, 2015
Texas economic growth decelerated in the first quarter, with employment expanding at a 0.7 percent annualized rate, down from 4.5 percent in fourth quarter 2014.
Economic Indicators
El Paso Economic Indicators, March 2015 image
Updated: March 24, 2015
The El Paso economy continued to expand in January, albeit at a slower pace than in December, according to the Dallas Fed's El Paso Business-Cycle index. In January, the index advanced at an annualized rate of 0.8 percent, compared with December's gain of 2.0 percent.
Research Publications
Regional Economy Moderates
Updated: March 19, 2015
The Texas economy continues to expand, but there are signs that growth is slowing. Some major metro areas have begun to experience slower growth, especially in locations where energy industry jobs make up a large portion of employment
Economic Research Publications
El Paso Economic Indicators, February 24, 2015 image
Updated: February 24, 2015
Overall economic activity continues to expand in El Paso, according to the Dallas Fed's El Paso Business-Cycle index.
Research Publications
Regional Outlook: Moderate Growth Ahead
Updated: January 29, 2015
Economic growth in the Eleventh District moderated somewhat as oil prices fell to five-year lows. Oil well permits and the Texas rig count have seen significant declines, and exports have continued to fall.
Economic Research Publications
El Paso Economic Indicators, January 27, 2015 image
Updated: January 27, 2015
Overall economic activity continues to expand in the El Paso metropolitan area, according to the Dallas Fed's El Paso Business-Cycle index.

 

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