Economy

Tightrope Walking

June 18, 2018

Read the weekly economic commentary from Chief Economist Scott Brown.

Economy

The Fed This Week

June 11, 2018

Read the weekly economic commentary from Chief Economist Scott Brown.

Economy

Why Tariffs “Don't Make Sense, Economically” [VIDEO]

April 16, 2018

Chief Economist Scott Brown addresses trade war headlines and the markets’ recent reaction pattern.

Economy

The Fed Dials Up Interest Rates by 0.25%

June 13, 2018

The quarter-point hike sets the target rate between 1.75 percent and 2 percent. Chief Economist Scott Brown discusses implications.

Economy

"Tapping the Brakes" with Rate Increases [VIDEO]

April 25, 2018

Chief Economist Scott Brown walks through what he thinks investors will see from the Federal Reserve in the coming months.

Economy

Cautious Optimism for the Economy [VIDEO]

March 1, 2017

Scott Brown Ph.D., Chief Economist, discusses recent economic data and expectations for interest rate increases.