Southwest Economy Podcast

Dallas Fed

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas senior economists Pia Orrenius and Keith Phillips explore new and noteworthy trends and developments affecting Texas, northern Louisiana and southern New Mexico. Topics are drawn from Southwest Economy, the Dallas Fed’s regional quarterly.

Will Students Who Opted Out of College During COVID-19 Return?Legal Marijuana in NM: How Will Costs Stack Up Against Benefits?Going Global in Pursuit of Semiconductors and Austin’s Special RoleCoastal Residents Ride Pandemic Waves to TexasBack to School: Texas Community Colleges Lead in Skills TrainingObsolescent Workers Head to Employment SidelinesFederal Aid Didn’t Reach Eligible ImmigrantsPaying More During Long RecoveryEnergy and Manufacturing Jumpstart Texas Export EngineRecovering from COVID-19: Texas Economy Bounds Out of Sick BedSuburban Housing Boom Likely to Endure Beyond COVID-19 EraHow Texas Benefits – and Misses Out – When it Comes to Covid-19 Unemployment BenefitsAn African-American Economist Assesses his Profession and Classroom, Academic ChallengesCovid-19’s Fiscal Ills: Texas’ Remedies for Budgetary HealthBlack Workers at Risk for 'Last Hired, First Fired’ in COVID-19 EraCash-Strapped Small Businesses Struggle in COVID-19 EraRising Vehicle Costs Under USMCATurning Off the Oil TapTexas Offers Perfect Setting to Study Impact, Costs of Climate ChangeHow the 2018 Federal Tax Cut Propelled Texas’ Economy