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Economic Policy Uncertainty Index: News-Based Index for the United States (USEPUNEWSINDXM)

Observation:

Jan 2024: 137.14656 (+ more)   Updated: Jan 31, 2024
Jan 2024:  137.14656  
Dec 2023:  122.28428  
Nov 2023:  140.67719  
Oct 2023:  133.59409  
Sep 2023:  117.69878  
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Units:

Index,
Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:

Monthly

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 monthly news-based Economic Policy Uncertainty Index is based on newspapers in the United States.

For additional details, including an analysis of the performance of the model, see Baker, Scott, Nicholas Bloom and Steven Davis (2012), "Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty"

Suggested Citation:

Baker, Scott R., Bloom, Nick and Davis, Stephen J., Economic Policy Uncertainty Index: News-Based Index for the United States [USEPUNEWSINDXM], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/USEPUNEWSINDXM, February 26, 2024.

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