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When Federal Reserve Banks Tweet...

By May 27, 2013

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The core functions of the Federal Reserve system include conducting monetary policy and serving as a bank to commercial banks throughout the U.S. That said, a number of the regional banks have made their way into data publication (most notably the St. Louis Fed with its FRED project) and economic education (most notably the Cleveland Fed with its YouTube channel), so I guess it's not surprising that they've taken up a social media presence as well. In fact, all of the regional banks have at least one Twitter account:

I am totally picturing them fighting over who has the most followers.

For added convenience, I've organized the above accounts into a Fed Twitter list that you can go to and/or follow. You might also be interested in my Economics Twitter list or my Twitter profile.


May 30, 2013 at 2:28 pm
(1) Erin Y. says:

St. Louis Econ Ed has a twitter account as well: @econlowdown

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