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"Welcome to Bizarro World...Reading the Economic Tea Leaves"
Richard Yamarone, Senior Economist
Bloomberg Economics BRIEF
May 4, 2016 iCal
Wednesday 12:00 PM
The Philadelphia Council for Business Economics
A Chapter of NABE
is pleased to present
Bloomberg Economics BRIEF
Presentation: "Welcome to Bizarro World...Reading the Economic Tea Leaves"
Richard Yamarone is an economist who has more than two decades of experience and focuses on monetary & fiscal policy, economic indicators, fixed income, commodities, and general macroeconomic conditions for Bloomberg Brief: Economics, a daily newsletter that features analysis, data and news on the forces shaping the global economy. Mr. Yamarone and the Bloomberg Briefs economics team provide in-depth analysis of macroeconomic data, policy and trends and how they will impact financial markets.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Yamarone was director of economic research at Argus Research and a member of the firm's investment policy committee. He has consulted to monetary and fiscal policymakers and served as an economic adviser to major U.S. corporations. In addition, Mr. Yamarone has held senior positions for several international and domestic money center and investment banks. He has taught numerous courses on macroeconomics and economic indicators at several colleges and institutions. He has served as president of the prestigious Downtown Economists Club of New York City.
The author of Trader's Guide to Key Economic Indicators (Bloomberg Press, 2007), Mr. Yamarone is a member of the National Association for Business Economists, the American Economic Association, the New York State Economics Association and the Money Marketeers of New York University. He has won numerous accolades for his work, including being featured as one of the top 10 economists in the U.S. by USA Today in 2007 and “Nostradamus of the Financial Industry” by Bank Advisor in 2008 for his prediction of the financial crises.
Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Time: 11:45 am for Federal Reserve Security clearance
12:00 pm - Lunch begins
1:00 pm - Presentation begins
Place: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Directions
Ten Independence Mall (Seventh & Arch Streets)
Cost: PCBE Members - $20.00
GIC/CFAPhila/PSA/Bond Club Members - $25.00
Nonmembers/Guests - $30.00
Student - $15.00 (with Valid College ID)
Teleconference Option available for those that can't be present
Please Note: Reservations are required and must be made or canceled no later than 12:00 pm two days before the meeting. "No-shows" will be billed.
All other questions contact: InfoPCBE @ pcbe.org
Luke Tilley, President
David Allon, Vice President
Robin Kaplan, Secretary
Ralph Giraud, Program Chair
Michael Weiss, Treasurer