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Economic Policy Uncertainty Index: Categorical Index: Government spending (EPUGOVTSPEND)

Observation:

Nov 2019: 42.82786  
Updated: Dec 2, 2019

Units:

Index,
Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:

Monthly
1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max

NOTES

Source: Baker, Scott R.

Source: Bloom, Nick

Source: Davis, Stephen J.

Release: Economic Policy Uncertainty  

Units:  Index, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly

Notes:

The EPU Categorical Data include a range of sub-indexes based solely on news data. These are derived using results from the Access World News database of over 2,000 US newspapers.

For further explanation, please see the source page on Categorical EPU data.

Suggested Citation:

Baker, Scott R., Bloom, Nick and Davis, Stephen J., Economic Policy Uncertainty Index: Categorical Index: Government spending [EPUGOVTSPEND], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/EPUGOVTSPEND, December 15, 2019.

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