We produce indicators and datasets to inform the public, policymakers, and researchers about economic conditions, including inflation, employment, and risks to the financial system.
Visit our Center for Inflation Research for all things inflation—from general information on how inflation works and why it matters to the latest data and analysis on current inflationary trends.
Our research informs the public and policymakers by examining economic issues of importance to those in our local communities, across the nation, and around the world.
We publish research and analyses to keep audiences informed of economic trends in our region and nationwide. View latest releases or explore our archive.
We represent and gather information from the Fourth Federal Reserve District, spanning Ohio and parts of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Kentucky. These resources are useful for our region, the communities we serve, and communities across the United States.
Learn about our work to advance understanding of economic trends affecting the Fourth District.
The Cleveland Fed offers numerous resources to promote economic opportunity for residents across our region and the US.
Hear from local leaders and community development experts about economic problems their communities face and the solutions they are putting forth.
Looking for the Fed’s work on a particular subject? Narrow your search to the areas that interest you.
Learn economic basics, dive into inflation, and get educational resources and games for yourself or to share with others.
Explore the latest educational resources from the Cleveland Fed—from interactive articles and video explainers to games and virtual exhibits.
Looking for fun, informative ways to learn or teach economics and finance? Browse the Fed’s suite of educational programs and resources.
Visit us virtually or in person to learn more about our history and our ongoing work to promote financial literacy throughout our region.
We supervise and regulate financial institutions, support American consumers’ financial security, and maintain the financial stability and payment systems for the US Treasury.
The Cleveland Fed provides a range of tools for tracking trends in the lending environment.
Learn about the resources we offer to help people in the community navigate the financial system.
Understand the various requirements for Fed-chartered financial institutions and discover the range of services available to them—from cash services and reserve balance data to the discount window.
Find out how the Cleveland Fed supervises and regulates member banks to ensure financial-system stability and support the US Treasury.
We serve the American people as part of the US central bank. We support the US economy and our region by studying economic conditions and issues that impact our communities, serving financial institutions, and providing economic education and resources for all.
Meet the individuals leading our mission, including the president and executive leadership team, advisory council members, and the boards of directors of each Cleveland Fed branch.
Community outreach is central to the Fed’s mission. Find out about new programs, upcoming events, and other ways to connect with us.
The Fed does far more than inform monetary policy. Learn about the mission, structure, and role of our organization, both regionally and nationally.
We have a long-standing commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and opportunity for our employees and the communities we serve.
James Siekmeier is a contributing author and former employee of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.