U.S. Outlook: A Fed rate cut is still needed

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

Despite positive readings on some major U.S. economic indicators in June and July, red flags surrounding future growth continue to appear.

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U.S. Outlook: Will consumers save the day?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

U.S. consumers won’t be able to keep spending at a growth rate of more than 3% in the quarters ahead.

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California Economic Outlook: Blowback

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
port-of-long-beach-cranes

The trade war between the U.S. and China has negative implications for California.

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U.S. Outlook: The curious case for panicked rate cuts

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Federal Reserve building at dusk

The Fed might want to reserve some rates cuts for when they are staring a recession right in the face.

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