Brian Horrigan, Chief Economist

Warm Weather Distortions in US Economic Data

By Brian Horrigan, Chief Economist December 22, 2015

November 2015 ranked as the 25th warmest November in the last 121 years. The weather was..

Refrigerator vs. Restaurant: Where Are US Consumers Spending More?

A very interesting detail from April's retail sales report – for the first time in US history,..

US Economy: Cooler than Consensus

The rebound is over, and we can’t just blame the dreadful winter weather. Much recent data have..

3 Surveys Show US Consumers Feeling Friskier

By Brian Horrigan, Chief Economist February 13, 2015

US consumers are feeling friskier according to recent data.

While the three surveys below differ..

US Fed Ends Quantitative Easing: 5 Insights from the FOMC Statement

By Brian Horrigan, Chief Economist October 30, 2014

Quick wrap-up: 

  • No change in policy rates, quantitative easing (QE) concludes as scheduled
  • The..



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