Mark Zandi on the Economy and Its Prospects in the New Year(s) Ahead
- MARK ZANDI. Schoolman, Judith // On Wall Street;Nov2008, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p26
An interview with Mark Zandi, co-founder and chief economist of Moody's Economy.com, is presented. He explains the application of the forecasting philosophy in the midst of the current financial crisis in the U.S. He discusses how the current financial crisis will end. He emphasizes the...
- Panel of investment experts discusses interest rate outlook. // ABA Banking Journal;Jul79, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p64
Presents a discussion on economy and interest rates among bank economists and investment officers in the U.S. Severity and timing of recession; Strategies to meet recession; Control over inflation.
- Where Free-Market Economists Go Wrong. Richman, Sheldon // Hit & Run;8/19/2012, p29
The article discusses some mistaken ideas or arguments by free-market economists in the U.S. One mistaken idea cited is that recessions are necessary to correct economic errors, so the government should do nothing and allow the economy to deal with its problems. The author claims that...
- Fox News Sunday. // Hill;8/1/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 114, p6
The article reports that White House economic adviser Gene Sperling has not seen any signs of recession in the U.S.
- Lessons We'll Forget. Bing, Stanley // Fortune International (Asia);5/25/2009, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p76
The author highlights the lessons learned from the economic recession in the U.S. in 2009. He notes the failure of economists to predict the recession and claims that they actually caused it in many cases. He cites the ineffectiveness of the law considering that the regulators and legislators...
- The Lowdown on That Big, Bad Slowdown. Shinkle, Kirk // U.S. News & World Report;12/10/2007, Vol. 143 Issue 20, p6
The article reports on forecasts from U.S. economists predicting the possibility of a recession in 2008. Economist Nariman Behravesh believes that the U.S. could avoid a recession. However, it is very possible that one will occur, according to Behravesh. Issues including bank lending, housing...
- HOW GOES THE RECESSION? // Time;3/3/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p20
The article offers views from the U.S. economists regarding the recession in the country. As to Howard Ellis of University of California, the recession demands robust action and he favors on a tax cut soon. Meanwhile, Kenneth Arrow of Stanford University states that the economy will improve by...
- Recession or not? Economists differ. Khasru, B. Z. // Fairfield County Business Journal;02/26/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p15
Focuses on the comments and forecasts made by economists in the United States regarding the economic conditions of the country in late 2000 and in 2001. Perceptions on recession; Slow growth of the economy; Low levels of consumer confidence; Forecast on the economic recovery by 2002.
- Another Recession? Cook, Charlie // National Journal;7/21/2012, p16
The article discusses the possibility of another recession in the U.S. as of 2012. It cites data from the Conference Board which measured consumer confidence. It analyzes the figures for retail-sales released on July 16, 2012, which indicated a decline in sales for the third month in a row. It...