Community Development Publications and Reports
Investing in Rural Prosperity
Investing in Rural Prosperity, a new book published by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis in collaboration with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, seeks to help people living in rural areas navigate the challenges and opportunities they face to reach a future in which economic prosperity is a reality.
In-depth research conducted by the St. Louis Fed’s Community Development team.
Essays regarding community development topics aimed at community-based organizations, financial institutions, CRA officers, academics and government officials.
Reports on community development surveys from across the Federal Reserve System.
A regular review of regional community and economic development issues, projects and regulatory changes for practitioners from community-based organizations, as well as for Community Reinvestment Act officers, academics and government officials.
On the Economy Blog
The St. Louis Fed's On the Economy blog features relevant commentary, analysis, research and data from our economists and other St. Louis Fed experts.
Open Vault Blog
This blog explains everyday economic concepts and provides a look at the people and programs that make the St. Louis Fed central to America’s economy.
Booklets, Guides and Brochures
Resources for community development practitioners.