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The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis is responsible for gathering and analyzing economic data in its region. The results of this economic research help determine the nation's monetary policy.
A staff of economists perform this function and also contribute other economic research to foster a better understanding of issues that impact the U.S. and world economy.