All Posts Tagged: inflation

U.S. Outlook: Deflation arrives in the United States

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing drop in producer prices.

With the January price data now coming in, the U.S. price deflation is as dramatic as I thought.

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U.S. Outlook: Financial markets go haywire

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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With recent sharp swings in oil, foreign exchange, and equity markets, what are the markets trying to tell us?

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U.S. Outlook: 3 trends to watch for in 2015

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Chart showing fluctuations in inflation rate in recent years.

Rising interest rates, lower inflation, and strong consumer spending will do much to shape the U.S. economy and its growth.

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Instant Analysis: December FOMC statement

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
blue electronic display of stock market activity with outdoor urban scene reflected on the glassy surface.

The cognitive dissonance between a dovish FOMC statement and more hawkish forecast and comments from the Fed is giving me and the markets a migraine headache. 

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