May 17, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)
Producer Price Index for finished goods up 6.8 percent over the year
Finished goods less foods and energy
These data are featured in the TED article, Producer Price Index for finished goods up 6.8 percent over the year.
Recent editions of Spotlight on Statistics
New estimates of personal taxes in Consumer Expenditure Survey
In 2013, the Consumer Expenditure Survey improved its personal tax data.
Trends in long-term unemployment
Long-term unemployment reached historically high levels following the recession of 2007â€“2009.
Housing: before, during, and after the Great Recession
looks at consumer expenditures on household items, employment in residential construction, prices for household items, and injuries in occupations involved in building and maintaining our homes.