Insight & Thought Leadership on the Global Economy

One of our most insightful economists examines the extraordinary actions the Federal Reserve, the Treasury, and other authorities took to cope with the economic catastrophe that followed the financial crash of 2008. (Paying the Price) A readable, balanced account of what they did, why they did it, and how well it worked out—so far. — Alice M. Rivlin, the Brookings Institution, former Director of OMB and Vice Chair of the Fed

Monthly Archives: November 2012

Discussing the October 2012 Employment Data With CNBC

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Assessing the Economic Impact of Sandy

A Moody’s Analytics conference call assessing the economic impact of Superstorm Sandy was held on November 1st. Here is a very brief synopsis of the call: Hurricane Sandy interrupted millions of lives, cutting power and forcing businesses and financial markets to close, but … Continue reading

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Predicting the BLS Employment # With ADP Payroll Transactions

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