Index of State Economic Momentum

The Index of State Economic Momentum ranks states based on their most recent performance in three key measures of economic vitality: personal income growth, employment growth, and population growth. Reports updates the index each quarter. In the final update of 2022, Texas claimed the top spot, while Iowa most closely approximated the national average economic performance.

The Continuum of State Fiscal Stress: Nothing to See Here

Reports developed the Continuum of State Fiscal Stress to highlight four measures that can signal a rocky road ahead. This edition focuses on fiscal year 2022, which revealed scant evidence of fiscal stress among states.