Continually updated. Effects of pandemic on economies and credit markets worldwide. Not all resources are available.
Continually updated. As the situation surrounding the spread of COVID-19 continues to develop, markets around the globe are feeling its impacts. Our researchers and reporters are analyzing the coronavirus’ effects on the markets.
Continually updated. "The most-current resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic from the economists and staff of the Research Division: preliminary and published analyses, daily data updates and projections, data tools, and a timeline of related events and policy responses."
Continually updated. Collection of content produced by the IMF about how they are responding to COVID-19.
Continually updated. OECD's portal for content related to COVID-19.
Continually updated. "This data set is prepared by Homebase, a free scheduling and time tracking tool used by 100,000+ local businesses and their hourly employees. Homebase's customers in the US primarily consist of restaurant, food & beverage, retail and services and are largely individual owned/operator managed businesses." More information and insights
"The Unemployment Insurance weekly claims data are used in current economic analysis of unemployment trends in the nation, and in each state. Initial claims measure emerging unemployment and continued weeks claimed measure the number of persons claiming unemployment benefits.”
Download the most recent Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report
Links to BLS datasets available to study COVID-19s effect on employment, including: Current Employment Statistics Survey, Current Population Survey, Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, American Time Use Survey, and Employment Projections.
"Explore live updates of layoffs happening due to COVID-19. Data is collected by tips submitted to the Layoff List and public reports. Due to our geographic location we mostly focus on layoffs happening in North America but we accept tips from all over the world.”
"Tracking all tech startup layoffs — and opt-in lists of employees laid off — since the coronavirus was declared a pandemic. Data is compiled primarily from public reports."
Searchable database that includes company name, number of layoffs, and city. Other fields being collected are: county, month, industry, and brief company description.
"These Community Mobility Reports aim to provide insights into what has changed in response to policies aimed at combating COVID-19. The reports chart movement trends over time by geography, across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.”
Reports released approximately weekly with data on internet speed and performance. Mostly focused on the US with some global data.
FRASER (from St. Louis Fed): Uncurrent Events: Epidemics, Pandemics, and the Economy