From the staff of the AEA Committee on Economic Statistics:
The Census Bureau announces the availability of the Beta Version of the Census API Extract Creator. "This unique interactive platform allows you to compose an API call that extracts the selected 5-Year American Community Survey (ACS) variables from the most recent release. The data points come from Data Profile, Subject, and Detailed Profile tables representing over 135,000 variables."
To try out, go to https://public.tableau.com/profile/us.census.bureau#!/vizhome/CensusAPIExtractCreator/MainMenu
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