Updated Presentation on the Coronavirus and the Economy Now Available

Jun 25, 2020
Summary: On Thursday, June 25, 2020, Dennis Jansen, PERC’s director, and Andrew Rettenmaier, PERC’s executive associate director presented updated information about the national, state and local economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic to local business and community leaders from College Station-Bryan. The presentation includes information on:
  • Updated national unemployment insurance claims for Texas and the Nation for the week ending June 13, 2020
  • Unemployment rates in Texas metro areas
  • Vehicle miles driven relative to January's average by county
  • Information on airline travel, including TSA traveler throughputs and Easterwood Airport enplanements
  • State and local oil drilling permits by month
  • Discussion on how total state tax collections have changed over the past several months, as well as individual tax collections for May
  • Changes in the money stock, as well as Federal Reserve assets and liabilities
  • International Monetary Fund GDP projections
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