GDP

Turbulent Bonds

November 29, 2016

Current market dynamics reveal the difficulties in predicting market outcomes. As of this writing, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stands at a record high and, [...]

Are You Angry?

October 5, 2016

Are you angry? Do you know people who are angry? Do you know anyone who isn’t? This is a bit of a departure from my normal investment and economic missive, but I [...]

The Debt Bomb

September 21, 2016

A couple times each year the Congressional Budget Office, which is a non-partisan government agency, releases its federal government budget projections for the next ten [...]

Help on the Way?

April 20, 2016

US economic growth is expected to be quite weak in the first quarter of 2016, continuing a multi-year trend of weak starts. In fact, the consensus estimate for 1Q GDP growth [...]