Join us for the kick-off event in our webinar series: Moody’s Analytics & Raymond James in Conversation where we will discuss the outlook for the U.S. economy, policy under the Biden administration and its impact on banking / lending.
This webinar will provide expert insight and trend analysis in the age of COVID-19. Join our panel: Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody’s Analytics, and Robby Holditch, Director, Moody’s Analytics, as well as Ed Mills, D.C. Policy Analyst, Raymond James, and John Toohig, Head of Whole Loan Trading, Raymond James, as they discuss their outlook for the U.S. and global economy.
The presentation will begin with prepared remarks on the economy by Dr. Zandi, followed by prepared remarks on the political update by Mr. Mills and then dovetail into a fireside discussion between the two presenters and the two moderators.
Lawmakers appear close to passing into law the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022.
Owning one's home is arguably the most effective way for lower- and middle-income Americans to build wealth and critical to building more stable communities and a stronger economy.
At first glance, it is understandable that some are worried about the health of the U.S. consumer.
Global supply chains have been badly scrambled since just after the COVID-19 pandemic struck more than two years ago.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were created by Congress to provide a liquid secondary mortgage market to broaden access to homeownership.
The U.S. economy is flying through the different phases of the business cycle; we recently moved the economy from the recovery to expansion phase of the business cycle.
The U.S. and global economies have recovered surprisingly quickly from the debilitating COVID-19 pandemic.
The minutes from the December meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee showed the central bank believed the time to begin removing policy accommodation was near and that policymakers favor interest rates over balance-sheet reduction as the primary tool.
Omicron is substantially more contagious than previous variants of the virus that causes COVID-19, and even if it is much less virulent, it is already doing significant economic damage.