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.
Corporate credit has largely recovered from the terrible slump prompted by COVID-19. In general, corporate bond yield spreads are now the narrowest since February 2020.
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.
Republican control of the U.S. Senate and Democrat control of the House effectively precludes radical changes in the U.S. tax and regulatory framework.
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.
In this webinar, Moody’s Analytics will present a final update of its 2020 presidential election models and discuss the economic and political factors driving our results.
Moody's Analytics & Raymond James In Conversation: Impact on Financial Institutions – Election Outlook
Robby Holditch and Mark Zandi from Moody’s Analytics will be joined by John Toohig and Ed Mills from Raymond James to discuss the coming election outlook and the various impacts by each of the candidates on financial institutions.
Though unresolved issues stemming from COVID-19 warn of substantial tail risk, investors have become more tolerant of above-average risk according to the recent narrowing of corporate bond yield spreads.
The Congressional fight over additional fiscal stimulus goes on. The Democrats propose an additional $2.2 trillion of deficit spending, while the Republicans have offered $1.6 trillion
In this webinar, we assess the economic impact of Former Vice President Joe Biden's proposals under different scenarios.