The Federal Reserve
The collection of anecdotes lets us in on interesting economic realities.
So many workers are disappearing without even a text message that they've caught the Fed's attention.
Fun anecdotes for economy nerds
The publication illustrates the economy with some anecdotal notes.
The Federal Reserve's Beige Book is a review of economic trends in the country. The Fed's method of gathering data on the economy is pretty simple, though: Just calling around and asking.