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
09/16/16 12:00PM"Housing and Mortgage Market Outlook"
Frank E. Nothaft
CoreLogic, Chief Economist

10/11/16 12:00PM"Global Economic Outlook"
Stuart Mackintosh
Executive Director, Group of Thirty

11/02/16 12:00PM"Election Economics"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities

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

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

Today's Economic Events
08:30AMJul Personal Income:
08:30AMJul Personal Spending:
10:30AMAug Dallas Fed Manufacturing Survey:

Latest Economic News
08/29/16 10:30AMTexas Manufacturing Activity Stabilizes in August
08/29/16 08:30AMPersonal Income increased 0.4%, Spending increased 0.3%
08/26/16 10:00AMUniversity of Michigan Consumer Confidence dropped in August to 89.8
08/26/16 08:30AM2Q2016 GDP preliminary estimate increased 1.1%
08/25/16 10:00AMKansas City Fed Manufacturing Activity continued to decline modestly in August
08/25/16 08:30AMJuly New Orders for Durable Goods increased 4.4%, Ex-Trans up 3.8%

Federal Reserve Board Speech
08/26/16Speech by Chair Yellen on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy toolkit: past, present, and future
08/21/16Remarks by Vice Chairman Fischer on the U.S. economy
07/12/16Opening remarks by Governor Tarullo at the Center for American Progress and Americans for Financial Reform Conference
06/28/16Speech by Governor Powell on recent economic developments, monetary policy considerations and longer-term prospects
06/22/16Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on the resolution framework for banks and bank holding companies in the United States
06/21/16Introductory comments by Governor Powell at the Roundtable on the Interim Report of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee

Federal Reserve Press Release
08/29/16Federal Reserve Board announces it will seek $1.2 million fine and permanent ban on employment in the banking industry against foreign exchange (FX) trader
08/25/16Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action
08/23/16Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action and termination of enforcement action
08/18/16Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action
08/18/16Federal Reserve Board launches Facebook page
08/17/16Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, July 26-27, 2016

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

National Association for Business Economics

Global Interdependence Center
Philadelphia, PA

CFA Society of Philadelphia

Bond Club of Philadelphia - Economic Events and News

58th NABE Annual Meeting, September 10-13, 2016
Loews Atlanta Atlanta, GA

The 2016 NABE Annual Meeting will explore the theme of “Global Businesses, Domestic Complexities: Navigating the World Economy,” underscoring the multi-faceted realities confronting both the world economy and the science of economics. Sessions examining the global outlook, trade, energy, inflation and policy choices will set the stage for deeper discussions. The meeting will also focus on the challenges of structural change, productivity, demographics, immigration, the GIG economy, Big Data, neuro-economics, and data visualization.

The conference will take place at the Loews Atlanta Hotel in the mid-town neighborhood of Atlanta, GA.

From Sept 21-23, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and its cosponsors will welcome community development innovators and leaders to the eighth biennial Reinventing Older Communities conference. This year’s theme is Bridging Growth & Opportunity.

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