U.S. Outlook: Is the Yellen FOMC more hawkish?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Despite a weak start to the year and financial volatility in emerging markets, the FOMC appears to have doubled-down on its monetary exit strategy in March.

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U.S. Outlook: Spring recovery is already underway

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Consumer spending has rebounded from the snow-bound declines of December and January, according to recent February data.

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Instant Analysis: February jobs data

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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This is an all-around a solid employment report for the month of February that bodes well for better job and income growth in the months ahead.

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U.S. Outlook: Why the Fed will ignore signs of weakness

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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The latest round of U.S. economic data releases are still falling short of economists’ expectations, which has already been reduced.

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