PCBE Speaker's Notes


PCBE Speaker's Notes
09/06/19 "On a Razor's Edge"
Mark Zandi
Chief Economist, Moody's Analytics

06/13/19 "What's Ahead for the US Economy: Soft or Bumpy Landing?"
Kathy Bostjancic
Chief US Financial Economist, Oxford Economics

05/02/19 "Interest Rate Outlook In A Post QT World"
Ira Jersey
Chief U.S. Interest Rate Strategist, Bloomberg Intelligence

04/04/19 "Revisiting the Discourse on Dynamism"
Patrick T. Harker, President and Chief Executive Officer
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

03/07/19 "The Outlook for the Economy, Energy and Industry"
Kevin Swift, CBE
President, National Association for Business Economics
Chief Economist, American Chemistry Council

02/07/19 "US Economic Outlook and Investor Challenges"
Lara Rhame
Chief U.S. Economist, FS Investments

01/10/19 "U.S. Bond Market Outlook"
Tom Tzitzouris, Fixed Income Strategist
Strategas Research Partners

11/01/18 "When Will Housing Exit the Soft Patch?"
Charles Dougherty, Vice President and Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

10/04/18 "The Future of Business in Philadelphia"
Harold Epps, Director of Commerce
City of Philadelphia

09/07/18 "Is Construction Headed for (a) Fall?"
Kenneth Simonson, Chief Economist
Associated General Contractors of America

06/14/18 "The Flattening Yield Curve, Should We Be Concerned?"
Meghan Shue, Senior Investment Strategist
Wilmington Trust

05/03/18 "Small Business Outlook"
William Dunkelberg, Chief Economist
National Federation of Independent Business

04/05/18 "The Fed's Monetary Policy Challenges"
Mickey Levy, Chief Economist, Americas/Asia
Berenberg Capital Markets

03/09/18 "2018 Outlook: More of the Same, Yet Less of the Same"
Richard Farr, Chief Market Strategist, Merion Capital Group

02/01/18 "Prospects for Business Investment Spending in the United States"
Mark Killion, Director, Oxford Economics

01/05/18 "Retirement Saving in a Low-Interest Rate World"
James Poterba
President, National Bureau of Economic Research

11/01/17 "A Credit Perspective: How the Next Downturn Will Be Different"
Jody Lurie, Director, Corporate Credit Analyst
Janney Montgomery Scott

10/04/17 "Ten Issues as the Credit Cycle Matures"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

09/13/17 "Regional Advantages in a Tight Labor Market"
Steven Cochrane, Managing Director
Moody's Analytics

06/16/17 "US Economic Outlook: Aging Gracefully"
Ellen Zentner, Chief U.S. Economist and Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

05/24/17 "Mental Accounting in Retirement"
Diane Garnick, Managing Director and Chief Income Strategist
TIAA

05/03/17 "Labor Market Myths, Realities and the Implications for Growth and Policy"
Joel Naroff, President and Founder
Naroff Economic Advisors

04/05/17 "Monetary Policy Implications"
Ray Stone, Managing Director and Co-founder
Stone & McCarthy Research Associates

03/01/17 "Economic Outlook: Changing Aspects of Fiscal Policy"
James Solloway, CFA
Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager, SEI

02/01/17 "How Fast Can The Economy Grow At Full Employment?"
Robert Fry, Chief Economist
Robert Fry Economics LLC

01/11/17 "The Regional Economy in Perspective: Is There an Age Problem?"
Michael Boldin, Senior Economic Analyst
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

12/07/16 Annual Evening Holiday Reception
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

11/02/16 "Economics and Finance in a Two-Percent Economy"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

10/11/16 "Brexit, Europe, and Globalization in Retreat’"
Stuart Mackintosh
Executive Director, Group of Thirty

09/16/16 "Housing and Mortgage Market Outlook"
Frank E. Nothaft
CoreLogic, Chief Economist

06/10/16 "5 Key Topics for the Markets and the Economy"
Lisa Emsbo-Mattingly, Director of Research
Global Asset Allocation Group, Fidelity Investments

05/04/16 "Welcome to Bizarro World...Reading the Economic Tea Leaves"
Richard Yamarone, Senior Economist
Bloomberg Economics BRIEF

04/06/16 "Economic Cycles - Where Are We Heading?"
Lakshman Achuthan, ECRI
Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer

03/02/16 "Global Divergence and the Obama Dollar Rally"
Marc Chandler
Global Head of Currency Strategy
Brown Brothers Harriman

02/03/16 "There’s a Disturbance in the Force"
Jason Pride, CFA
Director of Investment Strategy, Glenmede

01/06/16 "U.S. Bond Market Outlook"
Tom Tzitzouris
Strategas Research Partners
Fixed Income Strategist

12/09/15 Annual Evening Holiday Reception
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

11/02/15 "Modest Growth and Slow Pace of Fed Tightening When it Finally Begins"
Maria Fiorini Ramirez,
President & CEO, Maria Fiorini Ramirez, Inc.

10/07/15 "Equity Market Under Siege: Don’t Fight the Trend, Fear not the Fed, It’s Really all About Oil"
Gina Martin Adams CFA CMT
Director and Senior Institutional Equity Strategist
Wells Fargo Securities

09/09/15 "Can The Federal Reserve Help Small Business?"
William Dunkelberg, Chief Economist
National Federation of Independent Business

06/03/15 "Economic Expansion in a Changing Credit Cycle"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

05/06/15 "Secular Stagnation or Virtuous Cycle?"
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist
Moody's Analytics

04/01/15 "Jobs are Coming Back, Will Housing?"
James Diffley, Senior Director
Chief Regional Economist, IHS Economics

03/04/15 "Corporate Credit Outlook"
Jody Lurie, Vice President
Janney Montgomery Scott

02/04/15 "Key Issues Facing Global Central Bankers"
Mickey Levy, Chief Economist
Blenheim Capital Management

01/07/15 "How is the Regional Economy Doing, and How Do We Know"
Michael Boldin, Senior Economic Analyst
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

11/12/14 "U.S. Bond Market Outlook and Strategy"
Tom Tzitzouris
Strategas Research Partners
Fixed Income Strategist

10/08/14 “Equity Investing: Simple, but not easy"
Steve Lyons, CFA
Partner, Cooke & Bieler

09/10/14 "Economic Trends in Pennsylvania"
Tom Jackson
Principal Economist, US Regional
IHS Economics

06/25/14 "Energy and Utility Sectors Outlook"
Denise Furey, Regent Square Advisors












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