Economy

Fed Policy Outlook

September 17, 2018

Read the weekly economic commentary from Chief Economist Scott Brown.

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.

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

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.