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US economic conditions are progressing "modestly" amid signs of improvement in the troubled labor market, the Federal Reserve said in its Beige Book survey Wednesday.
The Beige Book, to be used by policymakers at the Federal Open Market Committee meeting December 15-16, said the economy is seeing better signs on several fronts including consumer spending, manufacturing and housing.