Philadelphia Council for Business Economics ("PCBE") primary objectives are:

Provide a convenient way for meeting business professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area.

To have programs and speakers on topics of special interest to business professionals.

To offer a vehicle to universities, community organizations, and other professional groups to contact local business professionals on programs and activities of mutual interest.

Our Upcoming Events
05/03/17 12:00PM"Economic Outlook"
Joel Naroff, President and Founder of Naroff Economic Advisors

05/24/17 12:00PM"Retirement Strategies"
Diane Garnick, Managing Director and Chief Income Strategist

06/16/17 12:00PM"Economic Outlook"
Ellen Zentner, Chief U.S. Economist and Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

09/13/17 12:00PM"Economic Outlook"
Steven Cochrane, Managing Director
Moody’s Analytics

10/04/17 12:00PM"Economics in the New Economy"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

11/01/17 12:00PM"Corporate Credit Outlook"
Jody Lurie, Vice President
Janney Montgomery Scott

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

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

Today's Economic Events
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Latest Economic News
04/21/17 10:00AMExisting-Home Sales ascended 4.4% in March
04/20/17 10:00AMU.S. Leading Economic Index increased 0.4% in March
04/20/17 09:00AMWeekly Initial Unemployment Claims Increase 10,000 to 244,000
04/20/17 08:30AMPhiladelphia Fed Outlook Reported Activity expanded at a slower pace in April
04/19/17 02:00PMBeige Book: Economic Activity expanded equally between modest and moderate
04/19/17 07:00AMPurchase Apps down, Refi's down in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Federal Reserve Board Speech
04/20/17Brief remarks by Governor Powell
04/19/17Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on international effects of recent policy tightening
04/17/17Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on monetary policy expectations and surprises
04/05/17Welcoming remarks by Governor Powell
04/04/17Remarks by Governor Tarullo
03/28/17Speech by Governor Powell on America's central bank: the history and structure of the Federal Reserve

Federal Reserve Press Release
04/20/17Federal Reserve announces two enforcement actions against Deutsche Bank AG that will require bank to pay a combined $156.6 million in civil money penalties
04/19/17Beige Book
04/18/17G.17 Industrial Production
04/13/17Federal Reserve Board announces approval of application by Nordea Bank AB
04/11/17Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with the Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc.
04/07/17Federal Reserve Board announces approval of applications by United Bankshares, Inc., UBV Holding Company, LLC, and United Bank

Monthly Meetings Philadelphia Federal
Reserve Bank
10 N Independence Mall W
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(Seventh & Arch St Entrance)

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Global Interdependence Center
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