The weekly commentary is a review of current activity in global financial markets, with an emphasis on the U.S. fixed income market. Breaking news and market reactions form the core of this commentary.
July 24, 2015
- Should We Offer More Help to Homeowners?
- The Dodd-Frank Act Observes Its Fifth Anniversary
- Canada Looks South for Economic Support
July 2, 2015
- Greek Default is Everyone’s Fault
- A Correction for China
- June’s U.S. Employment Numbers Were Good, Not Great
June 26, 2015
- High Drama for the Hellenic Republic
- Under A Greek Default, The European Central Bank Might Be The Biggest Loser
- A Strong Year for the U.S. Budget
June 19, 2015
- The Federal Reserve Needs to Be More Positive
- Abenomics Is Alive and Kicking in Japan
- It’s Easy to Overlook the Benefits of Trade
June 12, 2015
- Are We Mismeasuring the Economy?
- Cuba Is Opening, but Development Will Take Time
- Small Firms Are Reporting Strong Opinions
June 5, 2015
- America Is Woefully Unprepared for Retirement
- The May U.S. Job Report Was Very Strong
- Why Is First Quarter Growth Always Sluggish?
May 29, 2015
- Reflections From a Whirlwind Tour of Asia
- Roads and Ports are Pathways to U.S. Prosperity
May 22, 2015
- Can Emerging Markets Survive Lower Commodity Prices?
- Some Central Banks Are Playing the Market
- Australia – Real Estate Is Too Frothy for Regulator’s Tastes
May 15, 2015
- Explaining the Rise in Long-Term Interest Rates
- Consumers Should Overcome Higher Gas Prices
- OPEC and the U.S. Face Off in the Oil Markets
May 8, 2015
- Automation Can Inspire, But Also Intimidate
- The United States Gets Back to Work
- Disability Is Not a Refuge for the Unemployed