All Posts Tagged: job market

Instant Analysis: FOMC decision & statement for November

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Federal Reserve at dusk.

The FOMC statement released along with the decision today lays the necessary groundwork for a December rate hike decision.

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Instant Analysis: FOMC statement for December

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Shot of the Federal Reserve on a sunny day.

I never thought I would live to see the day.  The FOMC decided today to take baby-steps toward interest rate normalization. 

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Instant Analysis: Employment report for February

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Busy urban walkway with a male and female executive meeting and shaking hands.

Bad winter weather and the West Coast port slowdown weren’t enough to shake the improving momentum in the U.S. labor market.

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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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