Datuk Seri Abdul Farid Alias ​​(Photo by Shahrin Yahya/The Edge) –A +A KUALA LUMPUR (April 14): Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) Group Chairman and Chief Executive Datuk Seri Abdul Farid Alias ​​said on Thursday (April 14, 2022) that while Maybank’s economic forecast for Malaysia took into account the impact of theRead More →

On Tuesday, April 5, local business owners, residents and city officials gathered in the Brubeck Room at the Wilton Library for our annual economic forecast meeting. This year’s event was led by Peter Denious, CEO and President of AdvanceCT, a private, not-for-profit economic development corporation, which drives job creation andRead More →

The Ministry of Finance will adjust Thailand’s economic growth forecast for 2022 to focus on rising inflation and energy prices, starting next month. According to an unnamed Bangkok Post source, the ministry is concerned about the impact Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will have on overseas arrivals this year. Earlier thisRead More →

The Wilton Library, in association with the Wilton Chamber of Commerce, proudly presents a 2022 Economic Forecast Meeting on Tuesday, April 5 (in-person) from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Brubeck Room. The meeting will be led by Peter Denious, President and CEO of AdvanceCT, a private, not-for-profit economic development corporation, whichRead More →

Last year, economists were talking about the Great Recovery. This year, innovation was the buzzword that fueled the conversation at the Chamber Alliance of Macomb County’s economic forecast on Friday at the Palazzo Grande in Shelby Township. “We bounced back,” said Vicky Rowsinski, director of Macomb County Planning and EconomicRead More →

Annual Chamber of Commerce Economic Forecast Meeting with featured expert Peter Denious. the Wilton Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Wilton Library Associationwill hold its “2022 Economic Foresight Meeting” in person this year, at the Brubeck Room of the Wilton Library on Tuesday, April 5 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. ThisRead More →

The University of Hawaii’s Economic Research Organization is optimistic about the state’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, with improving labor market conditions and the expected return of international visitors. (Photo courtesy of University of Hawaii) A University of Hawaii organization is optimistic about the state’s economic recovery from theRead More →

Members of the Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber of Commerce gathered for the annual Economic Forecast Breakfast on February 16. Advertising BLOOMFIELD HILLS — Given all the strain on businesses from the pandemic, Americas Commercial Transportation Research Co. chief economist Paul Traub said the economy is still performing fairly well. “American workersRead More →

BINGHAMTON, NY – The Chamber of Greater Binghamton hosted its annual Broome County Economic Forecasting and Building Awards earlier this week. CEOs and business leaders were on hand to discuss and learn how local economic growth is going, especially post-pandemic. M&T Bank Group Vice President Peter Kneis was the keynoteRead More →

The 2022 Franchise Economic Outlook shows that franchising is leading the economic recovery in the United States. Tweet that “At all levels, local franchise businesses provide opportunities for economic and professional advancement,” said the IFA President and CEO. Matthew Haller. “For aspiring entrepreneurs, franchising removes barriers so they can moreRead More →

Experts gathered in Thousand Oaks for the 30th annual economic outlook forecast on Friday, where they weighed in on the challenges facing Ventura County. Housing, labor migration and internet access are among the top factors impacting Ventura County’s economic future, according to a panel of local experts. The panel convenedRead More →

Higher wages for workers and more income for businesses lead to higher state tax revenues, creating the prospect of even bigger government spending and then appropriations in two years for those who pay income taxes, state economists announced on Wednesday. Economists have described a robust Oregon economy that they sayRead More →

The Greater Los Angeles industrial market has undoubtedly seen a remarkable change over the past year. Strong fundamentals, including occupancy gains and construction activity, reached astronomical highs, and many Southwest regional markets posted historically low vacancy rates. As a result, Los Angeles remains one of seven markets with robust absorptionRead More →

(The Center Square) – Pennsylvania’s Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) released an updated economic forecast for fiscal year 2021-22 that shows higher-than-expected revenues, driven by stronger wages and inflation . The IFO’s mid-year update for fiscal year 2021-22 showed that general fund revenue was adjusted upward from nearly $42 billion toRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the real estate and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact ofRead More →

Despite the government’s assertion that the country’s economy will grow by at least 6% in the current fiscal year, the World Bank’s latest Global Economic Prospects report predicts that Nepal’s economy will only grow than 3.9%. The World Bank established its forecasts on the basis of two major criteria: “betterRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the real estate and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact ofRead More →

WASHINGTON, DC – A new national report outlines the potential path for economic recovery this year as the pandemic continues for a third year. The group of economists and scientists say the recovery will be driven by several recent trends, including supply chain disruptions, increased household savings and growth inRead More →

WASHINGTON — A new national report outlines the potential path for economic recovery this year as the pandemic continues for a third year. The group of economists and scientists says the recovery will be driven by several recent trends, including supply chain disruptions, rising household savings and growth in onlineRead More →

Dubow’s worries are an allegory of cross-currents lashing an economy in recovery, but still disrupted by COVID, haunted by labor unrest, supply chain bottlenecks and consumers pessimistic but spendthrift. Inflation is at a four-decade high, workers are quitting in record numbers, and COVID introduces another wild card: the omicron variant.Read More →

Scenarios Baseline (60%): Growth resumes in late 2021 and early 2022 as the impact of COVID-19 eases. Households continue to increase their spending to meet pent-up demand for services such as entertainment and travel. However, spending on durable goods is stagnating as consumers revert to pre-pandemic models. Business investment continuesRead More →

The reasons for the rapid recovery revolve around three factors, said Dupont. These factors are the resilience of employers and workers and the ability to reorganize work; rapid delivery and generally good uptake of vaccines for advanced economies in particular, with eight billion doses already administered worldwide; and the responseRead More →

Greater San Marcos Partnership Chairman Jason Giulietti told a crowd gathered for the 2021 Texas Innovation Corridor Economic Outlook that the Hays and Caldwell County region is enjoying unprecedented success. Giulietti highlighted the region’s rapid growth, citing Hays County as the fastest growing county in the country, along with anRead More →

It took 19 months, but employment at companies in the Jacksonville area finally returned to pre-pandemic levels in September. While COVID-19 remains a threat to the economy, the outlook for 2022 is brighter for Northeast Florida. “Jacksonville’s recovery is on the fast track,” said Abbey Omodunbi, senior economist at PNCRead More →

Economic activity in Colorado has rebounded to its pre-pandemic peak in September 2021 and the economy is expected to continue to expand, according to a new quarterly report released by the restored Colorado Futures Center of the Colorado State University System. The new forecast, called ColoradoCast, is a short-term (six-month)Read More →

SYDNEY: Australia will update its economic forecast for next year during the mid-year budget update, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said. “The market is coming back strongly,” Frydenberg said on the national broadcaster’s “Insiders” program. “This is because we now have one of the highest vaccination rates in the world, one ofRead More →

SALISBURY, Md- Business executives and government officials met at Salisbury University’s Purdue School of Business on Friday for the South Delmarva 2022 economic forecast, expressing cautious optimism and highlighting the growth driven by investments. Speakers at the conference spoke of the region’s top 3 challenges, affordable child care, the expansionRead More →

Spokane County has mostly recovered from job losses from the pandemic, but future job growth will depend on a continued influx of new residents, according to a local economist. Non-farm employment in the metropolitan statistical area of ​​Spokane – which includes Pend Oreille and Stevens counties – was 252,800 inRead More →

Ongoing pandemic challenges continue to impact the country’s supply chain CHATTANOOGA, TN, November 15, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–US Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX) today released its economic forecast for the fourth quarter of 2021, highlighting various trends and updates specific to the logistics industry. Full and detailed forecasts are available on theRead More →

From a demand perspective, the US economy has fully recovered from the pandemic recession. And production, although not yet there, will return to its long-term trend in the near future. That, according to a new forecast published yesterday in the 12th Annual Inland Empire Economic Forecasting Conference, hosted by UCRead More →

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The EU economy is recovering from the pandemic recession faster than expected. As vaccination campaigns progressed and restrictions began to be lifted, growth resumed in the spring and continued unabated through the summer, supported by theRead More →

RIVERSIDE, California, November 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – (www.ucr.edu) – From a demand perspective, the US economy has fully recovered from the pandemic recession. And production, although not yet there, will return to its long-term trend in the near future. That, according to a new forecast published yesterday inRead More →

INDIANAPOLIS – Economists at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University expect the economies of the United States and Indiana to remain somewhat resilient in the face of the challenges presented by COVID-19 and the supply chain issues, but labor shortages will continue to be a major concern forRead More →

WASHINGTON – If you find the current economy a little confusing, don’t worry: so do the country’s top economic official, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. In a long-awaited press conference on Wednesday, Powell said the Fed was sticking to its fundamental economic forecast: COVID-19 will eventually subside, which, in turn,Read More →

AddControlToContainer_DynamicNavigation5 Tuesday, December 7 at 2 p.m. ET Get ready for the new year with Michael Fratantoni, Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) chief economist, senior vice president of research and industrial technology. For years, Fratantoni has provided economic information on the mortgage and housing market. Register today to hear his takeRead More →

Michel fratantoniChief Economist, Senior Vice President of Industry Research and TechnologyMortgage Bankers Association Michael Fratantoni is MBA Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research and Industrial Technology. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing MBA industry surveys and benchmarking, forecasting economic and mortgage set-ups, industry technology efforts, andRead More →

“The non-residential construction backlog fell for a second consecutive month as skills and input shortages hit the industry,” said Anirban Basu, chief economist at Associated Builders and Contractors. “A growing number of contractors are reporting shortages of materials such as copper and PVC pipe. “ The construction order book indicatorRead More →

As the Elizabeth City State University Regional Economic Summit approaches on October 14, Economics Professor in the Department of Sports Business, Accounting and Management, Dr Kingsley Nwala, is putting together the final elements of a regional economic forecasting together for a presentation that will help as a catalyst for theRead More →

Colorado’s economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis remains strong, although there have recently been speed bumps caused by the spread of the more contagious delta variant, and supply chain issues and labor shortages artwork. “We are seeing growing headwinds,” Elizabeth Ramey, senior economist for the nonpartisan Colorado Legislative Council, toldRead More →

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi ZURICH (Reuters) – The Swiss economy is expected to grow 3.2% this year, the government said on Thursday, lowering its outlook for the full year as a less sunny global situation limited Switzerland’s recovery. “The economic recovery should continue as expected, even if growth is initiallyRead More →

Kallas said: “The sufficiently large and well-targeted Supplementary Budget, compiled quickly this spring, played an important role in this, providing the necessary support to businesses and residents hardest hit. “This has mitigated the setbacks and created the preconditions for a rapid recovery under improved epidemiological conditions. As a result, EstoniaRead More →

Local health authorities and UC Santa Barbara Economic Forecast Project teamed up for a virtual webinar Thursday to explain the health and economic state of Santa Barbara County nearly 19 months in the coronavirus pandemic. Pierre Rupert, Executive Director of the Economic Forecast Project, was joined by Santa Barbara CountyRead More →

Debt, both public and commercial, is exploding in the United States and internationally. Interest rates are kept low by central banks. The governments of the United States and southern Europe cannot afford higher national debt rates. Neither can the private financial system of the developed world. One effect would beRead More →

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –US Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX) today released its economic forecast for the third quarter of 2021, highlighting various trends and updates specific to the trucking industry. Complete and detailed forecasts are available on the website corporate blog. Three key themes to which we payRead More →

Driver shortage, supply chain volatility and economic uncertainty present lingering challenges CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee, August 5, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –US Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX) today released its economic forecast for the third quarter of 2021, highlighting various trends and updates specific to the trucking industry. Full and detailed forecasts areRead More →

Florida economists assessing the state’s tourism, housing and labor sectors say the measures add to a post-pandemic economy poised for a boom. But, they warned, it could go bankrupt if COVID-19 positivity and hospitalizations are not quelled, labor shortages do not dissipate and new housing inventories are not increased. InRead More →