Chief U.S. Economist Lara Rhame’s 10 for ’20
Lara’s Top 10 watchlist for the economy, markets and investing in 2020
Q4 2019: Survival guide to a global slowdown
A sharp global economic slowdown, heightened trade uncertainty, plunging interest rates and wilting business sentiment. These and other factors complicate the investment landscape.
Midyear 2019: The corrosive effects of policy uncertainty
The unknowns facing our economy, along with a tight labor market and deteriorating business sentiment, are slowing growth and may amplify volatility.
Q2 2019: Anatomy of a slowdown
Higher wages have not spread to broader inflation but could still impact financial markets.
Q4 2018: Indicators we’re watching (part 1)
Core inflation | Real interest rates | Global interest rates
Q4 2018: Indicators we’re watching (part 2)
Unemployment rate | Business investment | Household wealth | 2-10 spread