Economics

June 2, 2016

Another Look at the Yield Spread

If you watch CNBC, you may have heard Rick Santelli yelling about the flattening of the yield curve … and how this is a BIG PROBLEM!  […]
May 27, 2016

GDP “Now-casting” Report Update May 27, 2016

This is an update of my Nowcasting blog from last week.   If you missed that one, I suggest you read it before continuing: https://www.newyorkfed.org/research/policy/nowcast Why you […]
May 20, 2016

“Nowcasting” the GDP

Do you want an advance reading of the 2016 second quarter GDP reading – even before the quarter is over?   I sure do!    This is […]
May 19, 2016

Reading the Tea Leaves

The FED speaks … and the markets react.    On the 18th, the FED released the ‘minutes’ from their April meeting.   Want to read them?   Here […]