1.Latest values of key US economic indicators (Housing, Employment, Manufacturing, Inflation, Trade Deficit, weekly updates of Canadian,Mexican currency exchange rates , M2 Money stock, etc.) published by the US Federal Reserve.
2.Graphs to track economic indicators across many different time ranges (e.g. 1 year, 3 years, ...,40 years etc.), graph auto-rotation (for landscape mode) in V23.Graphs that track the values of economic indicators across Democratic and Republican presidencies and across Recession periods over the past several decades.
4.Help/Descriptions for most economic indicators
5. Complete list of indicators displayed by the app includes 43 domestic indicators - Business(7), Employment(8), Federal Debt(2), Gross Domestic Product(8), Housing Sector(3), Inflation(3), Interest Rates(4), Monetary Aggregates(2),
The list also includes 9 trade/currency indicators for All/World:Imports and Exports (3), weekly foreign exchange rate with US$ and US imports/exports for Canada(3) and Mexico(3).
The list also includes 255 state-specific indicators (5 indicators each for the 50 states and DC)
6. Twitter support to auto-generate economic tweet text (and post the tweet with the tap of a button) The app uses OAuth login for privacy and security.
7. Five state-specific economic indicators (such as unemployment rate, GDP etc.) for each one of the 50 US states and D.C.
8. Data-value transformations (graphs can be charted on interesting y-axis transformations (e.g. continuously compounded annual rate of change, natural log etc.)
The app requires internet connectivity, but previously downloaded/viewed (saved) data can be viewed in offline mode without an internet connection.
This product uses the FRED® API but is not endorsed or certified by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. It is not endorsed or certified by any government entity. The Federal Reserve is a US federal government entity and it is the central banking system of the United States. FRED refers to Federal Reserve Economic Data.
The application can be obtained wirelessly through an iPhone or an iPod-touch.
To download the "Economy" app, tap the "App Store" icon on your iPhone (or iPod-touch) and search for "Cascade Software" on the App-Store's search tab.
The iPhone "Economy" application is also available through iTunes
The application is priced at $1.99 (1.99USD, .1.59 EUR etc.)
To run the application, you will need an iPhone or an iPod-touch device.
Your iPhone or iPod-touch must have Apple's "iPhone 3.0 Software Update" or a later update.