Tutorial #1: Real GDP Demo
This video covers topics including viewing popular data, plotting an indicator, improving the chart’s appearance, saving the chart, and saving chart formatting settings.
Tutorial #2: Credit Spread
Learn how to plot two indicators, plot formulas involving multiple indicators, and apply saved format settings.
Tutorial #3: Taylor Rule
Learn how to chart a complex formula using the Taylor Rule as an example.
Tutorial #4: Scatter Plot
Learn how to create a chart with multiple lines and formulas and then convert it into a scatter plot.
Tutorial #5: Investment and the Term Structure
Learn how to create a chart combining two indicators using a different formula and both right and left axes.
Tutorial #6: Finding and Saving Data in FRED
Learn four different methods for finding data and how to save that data to your personal data lists.
Tutorial #7: Downloading Data
Learn how to download data series to your computer and how to save that data to a customized data list.
Tutorial #8: Data Transformations
Learn how to perform data transformations in FRED, including how to converting data from levels to natural logs, and how to re-scale two data series so they both are equal to 100 on a common date.
Tutorial #9: GeoFRED
Learn how to use the FRED’s data mapping feature, which allows you to create geographic representations of the data series in its database.
Tutorial #10: FRED Excel Add-In
Learn how to use FRED’s Excel Add-In feature, which allows users to download data directly to Excel without going to the FRED website.
Tutorial #11: FRED Mobile App
Learn how to use FRED’s Mobile App, which allows users to access data on the go.