Monday, March 22, 2021

What is the U.S. Treasury Hiding?; Blocks Access to Data About Economy


The Treasury used to have a web page that detailed economic data about the country, but when you go to this site now, this is what you see:



When you click on the link provided, this is what you see:

Keep in mind this is at the same time that the CIA no longer publishes data in its CIA Handbook on money supply growth in each country and the Federal Reserve has stopped reporting weekly money supply data in a timely fashion.

In a day and age when it is easier than ever to accumulate data and publish it, it appears the U.S. government is starting to aggressively report less data about the economy.

 What are they hiding?

-RW

4 comments:

  1. Although the overall trend of hiding data appears to be real, this could be a system administrator error. Might want to hit the contact page and file a report to see if it is benign mistake or not.

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  2. They moved the page. Are you able to provide any more examples of missing data?

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