The year end wrap-up of our webinar series: Moody’s Analytics & Raymond James in Conversation where we discussed the impact of COVID-19 on the economy, mortgages, commercial real estate and U.S. autos.
This webinar will provide expert insight and trend analysis in the age of COVID-19. Join our panel: John Toohig, Head of Whole Loan Trading, Raymond James, Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody’s Analytics, Cris deRitis, Deputy Chief Economist, Moody’s Analytics and Michael Brisson, Senior Economist, Moody’s Analytics as they discuss what this means for the U.S. and global economy, as well as the mortgage, CRE & U.S. auto industries.
John Toohig, Head of Whole Loan Trading, Moody's Analytics
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody's Analytics
Cris deRitis, Deputy Chief Economist, Moody's Analytics
Michael Brisson, Senior Economist, Moody's Analytics
The pandemic has hit the nation's most vulnerable communities hard. Not only have they been more likely to get sick, but they have been more likely to lose their income and savings, and now they are more likely to be evicted.
While the new year has gotten off to a difficult start, it should end well.
Capital structure matters. All else the same, credit quality benefits—or default risk is lower than otherwise—the longer is the term to maturity of outstanding debt.
We assess the economic impact of President-Elect Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion fiscal rescue package, the American Rescue Plan,
January 9's unexpectedly steep jump by initial state unemployment claims reminded us of the considerable loss of business activity to COVID-19-inspired shutdowns be they voluntary or forced.
We explore the bargaining power of workers in the age of COVID-19 and the role that essential workers have played in the employer-employee relationship during the pandemic.
Millions of Americans remain out of work, disposable incomes that were supercharged by federal stimulus look poised for a crash landing, and the Federal Reserve has promised to keep interest rates low for the foreseeable future.
COVID-19 will determine the near-term fate of the U.S. and world economies in 2021. If resurgent coronavirus infections prompt another broad shutdown of businesses, US real GDP will again contract sequentially. At the other extreme, a vaccine for the virus would significantly enhance 2021's outlook.
With the results of the U.S. elections coming into view, it is time to consider what the results mean for economic policy and the outlook for the U.S. and global economies.
In this webinar, Mark Zandi and the Moody’s Analytics team, plus special guest John Leer from Morning Consult, examine how U.S. households are coping and how their behavior may change post-pandemic.