Robert W. Rich

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

East 6th & Superior

Cleveland, OH 44101-1387

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

A Review of Core Inflation and an Evaluation of its Measures

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 236
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Jan 2006
Robert W. Rich and Charles Steindel
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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core inflation, inflation target, consumer price index, personal consumption, expenditure deflator

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A Comparison of Measures of Core Inflation

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 13, No. 3, December 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Robert W. Rich and Charles Steindel
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 227 (168,048)
Citation 13

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retail banking, bank branches, banking

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Understanding the Recent Behavior of U.S. Inflation

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 May 2005
Robert W. Rich and Donald Rissmiller
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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inflation, Phillips Curve, supply shocks, import prices, out-of-sample forecasts

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Structural Estimates of the U.S. Sacrifice Ratio

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 71
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Aug 1999
Stephen G. Cecchetti and Robert W. Rich
Brandeis International Business School and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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disinflation, identification, vector autoregression, structural shocks

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Uncertainty and Labor Contract Durations

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 106
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Feb 2000
Joseph S. Tracy and Robert W. Rich
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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Uncertainty and Labor Contract Durations

NBER Working Paper No. w7731
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2021
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Improving Survey Measures of Household Inflation Expectations

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 16, No. 7, August/September 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
Carnegie Mellon University, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 131 (269,851)
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inflation expectations, wage expectations

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Tracking Productivity in Real Time

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 12, No. 8, November 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
James A. Kahn and Robert W. Rich
Yeshiva University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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productivity, economic growth, factor model, regime switching

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The Historical and Recent Behavior of Goods and Services Inflation

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Dec 2004
Richard W. Peach, Robert W. Rich and Alexis Antoniades
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Columbia University
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good inflation, services inflation, cointegration

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Modeling Uncertainty: Predictive Accuracy as a Proxy for Predictive Confidence

FRB of New York Working Paper No. 161
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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uncertainty, disagreement, conditional heteroskedasticity

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The Relationship between Expected Inflation, Disagreement, and Uncertainty: Evidence from Matched Point and Density Forecasts

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 253
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2006
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 108 (310,061)
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Survey of Professional Forecasters, density forecasts, point forecasts, inflation predictions, seemingly related regression

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How Does Slack Influence Inflation?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 17, No. 3, July 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Jul 2011
Richard W. Peach, Robert W. Rich and Anna Cororaton
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department
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Phillips curve, Economic slack

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Tracking the New Economy: Using Growth Theory to Detect Changes in Trend Productivity

Staff Report No. 159
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Mar 2006
James A. Kahn and Robert W. Rich
Yeshiva University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Downloads 92 (344,290)
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productivity growth, regime-switching, neoclassical growth model, factor model

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Is There an Inflation Puzzle?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 3, No. 4, December 1997
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Sep 2007
Cara S. Lown and Robert W. Rich
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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U.S. Inflation

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The Parts are More than the Whole: Separating Goods and Services to Predict Core Inflation

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 19, No. 7, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Richard W. Peach, Robert W. Rich and M. Linder
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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core Inflation, core services inflation

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The Linkage between Regional Economic Indexes and Tax Bases: Evidence from New York

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2004
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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taxes, coincident indexes, state and local government

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Leading Economic Indexes for New York State and New Jersey

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2001
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
James Orr, Robert W. Rich and Rae D. Rosen
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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lending economic index, coincident economic index, regional business cycles, New York State economy, New Jersey economy

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The Measurement and Behavior of Uncertainty: Evidence from the ECB Survey of Professional Forecasters

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 588
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Robert W. Rich, Joseph Song and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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uncertainty, disagreement, inflation expectations, output growth expectations

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The New York Fed Staff Underlying Inflation Gauge (UIG)

Economic Policy Review, Issue 23-2, pp. 1-32, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Dec 2017
Marlene Amstad, Simon Potter and Robert W. Rich
Harvard Kennedy School, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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inflation, dynamic factor models, core inflation, monetary policy, forecasting

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The Behavior of Uncertainty and Disagreement and Their Roles in Economic Prediction: A Panel Analysis

FRB of NY Staff Report No. 808
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Feb 2017
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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uncertainty, disagreement, ECB-SPF, density forecasts, point forecasts, forecast accuracy, forecast revisions

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Structural Change in U.S. Wage Determination

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 117
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Aug 2006
Robert W. Rich and Donald Rissmiller
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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wage phillips curve, model stability

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Two New Indexes Offer a Broad View of Economic Activity in the New York-New Jersey Region

Current Issues in Economics and Finance Vol. 5, No. 14, October 1999
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
James Orr, Robert W. Rich and Rae D. Rosen
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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coincident index, Kalman filter, activity measures, regional cycles

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Is the Worst Over? Economic Indexes and the Course of the Recession in New York and New Jersey

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 15, No. 5, September 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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activity Indexes, New York City, New York State, New Jersey, coincident indexes

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The FRBNY Staff Underlying Inflation Gauge: UIG

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 672
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 May 2014
Marlene Amstad, Simon Potter and Robert W. Rich
Harvard Kennedy School, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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inflation, dynamic factor models, core inflation, monetary policy, forecasting

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The FRBNY Staff Underlying Inflation Gauge: UIG

BIS Working Paper No. 453
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Sep 2014
Marlene Amstad, Simon Potter and Robert W. Rich
Harvard Kennedy School, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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Inflation, Dynamic Factor Models, Core Inflation, Monetary Policy, Forecasting

A Closer Look at the Behavior of Uncertainty and Disagreement: Micro Evidence from the Euro Area

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 18-13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Disagreement, Uncertainty, Point Forecasts, Density Forecasts,

A Closer Look at the Behavior of Uncertainty and Disagreement: Micro Evidence from the Euro Area

FRB of Dallas Working Paper No. 1811
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Disagreement, Uncertainty, Point Forecasts, Density Forecasts, Heterogeneity, ECB Survey of Professional Forecasters

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Early Contract Renegotiation: An Analysis of U.S. Labor Contracts from 1970 to 1995

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 521
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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labor contract, early renegotiation

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All Forecasters Are Not the Same: Time-Varying Predictive Ability across Forecast Environments

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 21-06
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Feb 2021
Robert W. Rich and Joseph S. Tracy
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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professional forecasters, survey data, forecast accuracy, point forecasts, density forecasts, persistent heterogeneity

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Oil and the Macroeconomy: A Markov Switching Approach

JOURNAL OF MONEY, CREDIT AND BANKING, Vol. 29, No. 2, May 1997
Posted: 03 Feb 1997
Jennie E. Raymond and Robert W. Rich
Auburn University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

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