Insight & Thought Leadership on the Global Economy

When Mark Zandi talks, people listen. This fine book (Paying the Price) evaluates the policy responses to the financial crisis and the Great Recession in his usual authoritative and objective manner—a rare combination. You should read it. — Alan S. Blinder, Economics Professor, Princeton University, and former Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve

Monthly Archives: August 2013

US Macro Outlook: Nearing the Threshold

Reported GDP growth has lagged U.S. job creation, but this unusual discrepancy is unlikely to continue. Weak productivity growth post-recession is part of the explanation, as investment in structures has waned. The revival of homebuilding will help kick the U.S. … Continue reading

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