What caught my eye: The new future of work, digital currencies, climate change risk in financial markets, and much more…

The New Future of Work – series of virtual events hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco:

https://www.frbsf.org/our-district/events/new-future-of-work/

An interesting and great conference on “digital currency: risk or promise?”:

https://www.cato.org/events/38th-annual-monetary-conference

The Open Money Initiative analyzes “how people use money in closed economies and collapsing monetary systems”:

https://www.openmoneyinitiative.org

“Stablecoins: potential, risks and regulation” an interesting report by Douglas Arner, Raphael Auer and Jon Frost of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS):

https://www.bis.org/publ/work905.htm

In the third quarter, real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annualized rate of 33.1 percent according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis:

https://www.bea.gov/news/2020/gross-domestic-product-3rd-quarter-2020-second-estimate-corporate-profits-3rd-quarter

Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee (meeting of November 4 and 5):

https://www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/fomcminutes20201105.htm

“A New Framework for Assessing Climate Change Risk in Financial Markets” by Nahiomy Alvarez, Alessandro Cocco , Ketan B. Patel:

https://www.chicagofed.org/publications/chicago-fed-letter/2020/448

“Central Banks and Climate: A Case Of Mission Creep” by John H. Cochrane. He presents a skeptical view on the idea that central banks should help combat climate change (earlier I had sent to links where the authors agreed with the ideas that central banks should support policies to a “greener” economy):

https://www.hoover.org/research/central-banks-and-climate-case-mission-creep

“The Federal Reserve’s New Framework: Context and Consequences” Fed Vice Chair Richard H. Clarida:

https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/speech/clarida20201116a.htm

How fast will U.S. unemployment figures recover?:

https://review.chicagobooth.edu/economics/2020/video/how-quickly-will-unemployment-figures-recover

Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization in the U.S. increased in October:

https://www.federalreserve.gov/releases/g17/current/default.htm

Household debt and credit report of the New York Fed:

https://www.newyorkfed.org/microeconomics/hhdc

U.S.-“Economy still expanding, but with retail consumption outpacing production”:

https://angrybearblog.com/2020/11/economy-still-expanding-but-with-retail-consumption-outpacing-production.html

Multifactor Productivity Trends In Manufacturing, 2019 of the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

https://www.bls.gov/news.release/prod5.nr0.htm

Chicago Fed National Activity Index increased in October: https://www.chicagofed.org/publications/cfnai/index

https://www.chicagofed.org/publications/cfnai/index

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