Author: Scott Anderson

Instant Analysis: GDP revision for Q1

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
worker in warehouse

In short, the terrible number on GDP is ugly reading, but does not alter the outlook for GDP growth going forward.

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U.S. Outlook: Oil-producing states lead the parade

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing 10 fastest growing states in the U.S. during 2013

The jaw-dropping economic growth of North Dakota has a lot in common with many of the 10 fastest-growing states in 2013: oil

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Instant Analysis on FOMC statement: What do the dots say?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Front view of the Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC

The FOMC Statement for July was barely altered from the April meeting, and the taper remains on track for a November end to QE asset purchases.

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Report: California regional economic outlook

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Green, rolling hills in back of an empty highway.

California demonstrated its economic resilience throughout 2013 and the first quarter of 2014.

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