A rise in retail sales, the ongoing bloom of construction projects and the strength of the energy sector helped boost the regional economy in July and August, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas said Wednesday.
In its latest Beige Book report, issued every six weeks, the Dallas Fed said the economy across its district “expanded at a moderate pace” since its report in mid-July.
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