Jim Poterba: U.S. economy entered recession in February 2020
Posted: June 9, 2020 at 01:45 PM (Tuesday)
U.S. economy entered recession in February 2020—Here’s the breakdown. CNBC’s Kelly Evans discusses the U.S. economy in recession with CNBC’s Steve Liesman and Jim Poterba, president of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Bill Gates: The coronavirus pandemic and his work toward a vaccine
Posted: April 9, 2020 at 07:16 AM (Thursday)
CNBC’s Becky Quick interviews Bill Gates, the co-founder and former CEO of Microsoft. Gates breaks down his past warnings about the potential dangers of a global pandemic, about China getting back to business, and how the United States might emerge from widespread ...
Mickey Levy: Inflation Shouldn’t Be Feared Right Now
Posted: March 31, 2020 at 06:49 AM (Tuesday)
Mickey Levy, chief economist for U.S. and Asia at Berenberg Capital Markets, examines the potential for inflation from stimulus aimed at combating the coronavirus pandemic. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
Ed Lazear: Phase one deal with China very good news for US economy
Posted: January 15, 2020 at 04:23 PM (Wednesday)
Ed Lazear, former chairman of the President’s council of economic advisers from 2006 to 2009, discusses the phase one deal with China on “Closing Bell.”
Loretta Mester: Potential interest rate cuts, the state of the consumer and threats to the U.S. economy
Posted: October 4, 2019 at 04:43 PM (Friday)
Watch CNBC’s full interview with Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester on “Closing Bell” where she discusses potential interest rate cuts, the state of the consumer and threats to the U.S. economy.
Santelli Exchange: Ed Lazear on the labor market
Posted: October 4, 2019 at 12:10 PM (Friday)
Former White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Ed Lazear and CNBC’s Rick Santelli discuss the jobs report and productivity.
James Bullard: I think we have a little more to go on rate cuts
Posted: September 25, 2019 at 03:25 PM (Wednesday)
CNBC’s “Closing Bell” talks with James Bullard, St. Louis Fed president, about why he wanted a larger interest rate cut. He says the trade war is the biggest issue.
Lakshman Achuthan: Moment to take recession risk off table has passed
Posted: August 29, 2019 at 01:25 PM (Thursday)
The moment to take the recession risk off the table has passed, says ECRI’s Lakshman Achuthan, the ECRI co-founder, joins ‘The Exchange’ to discuss why he believes low inflation means it’s time to cut rates.
Jeremy Siegel: 50bps Cut, I don’t see a recession, but see a meaningful slowdown
Posted: August 8, 2019 at 11:15 AM (Thursday)
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton Business School joins CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” to discuss the trade war between the U.S. and China, the Fed and more.
Vince Reinhart: The Fed must be wary of the market extrapolating further cuts
Posted: July 31, 2019 at 08:44 AM (Wednesday)
The Fed is expected to cut interest rates for the first time in 11 years on Wednesday. Brian Rehling, co-head of global fixed income strategy at Wells Fargo Investment Institute, and Vince Reinhart, chief economist at Mellon, join “Squawk Box” to discuss.
Jeremy Siegel: I’d like to see the Fed cut rates by 0.5% this month
Posted: July 12, 2019 at 12:49 PM (Friday)
Professor Jeremy Siegel joins “Fast Money Halftime Report” to discuss the direction of the market as the Fed signals a rate cut at the end of July.
Scott Minerd: Fed will cut 75 basis points by end of year
Posted: July 10, 2019 at 04:40 PM (Wednesday)
Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners global chief investment officer, joins CNBC’s “Closing Bell” to discuss why he’s going against consensus and predicting the Fed will cut interest rates by 75 basis points this year.
Judy Shelton: Joins “Santelli Exchange” to discuss the interest rate policy of the Fed
Posted: July 5, 2019 at 11:35 AM (Friday)
President Trump Fed nominee Judy Shelton joins “Santelli Exchange” to discuss the interest rate policy, where she stands in terms of Fed policy and the popularity in cryptocurrency and what it says about government backed currency.
Neel Kashkari says he is not yet in the rate cut camp
Posted: May 13, 2019 at 08:00 AM (Monday)
Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari joins “Squawk Box” to discuss his thoughts on monetary policy, the economy and inflation rates.
Luke Tilley: Despite expected slowdown will US still be the standout economy globally?
Posted: January 28, 2019 at 10:44 PM (Monday)
Jan. 28, 2019 - 3:44 - Wilmington Trust Chief Economist Luke Tilley on the outlook for the U.S. economy.
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James Bullard: Economic growth forecasts
Posted: February 22, 2018 at 06:30 AM (Thursday)
St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard speaks to CNBC’s "Squawk Box" on Thursday about rising rates, inflation and his forecasts for economic growth.
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Kevin Hassett: Tax overhaul means a $4,000-a-year pay raise for the average family
Posted: January 29, 2018 at 08:00 AM (Monday)
About a third of corporate profits from the tax overhaul will eventually go to everyday workers, says Trump advisor Kevin Hassett. Hassett also says he and President Trump were surprised at the speed of the announcements by U.S. companies about employees bonuses and ...
Santelli Exchange: Ed Lazear on the labor market
Posted: January 9, 2018 at 01:31 PM (Tuesday)
Fmr. President's CEA Chair, Stanford Univ. Prof. & Hoover Inst. Sr. Fellow Ed Lazear and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss achieving full employment, yields and the economy.
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Ralph Acampora: I am so bullish I have to sit down and calm down
Posted: January 4, 2018 at 03:16 PM (Thursday)
After the Dow Jones industrial average hit 25,000 on Thursday, the so-called godfather of technical analysis, Ralph Acampora, told CNBC he thinks the blue-chip index can soar another 3,000 points this year.
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Byron Wien: Top 10 Surprises for 2018
Posted: January 3, 2018 at 07:33 AM (Wednesday)
It's going to be a good year for equities the S&P will end 2018 above 3,000, says Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman, providing his annual predictions on the markets.
William Dunkelberg, NFIB chief economist gives his take on tax reform
Posted: November 14, 2017 at 07:09 AM (Tuesday)
William Dunkelberg, NFIB chief economist, discusses his organization’s support of part of the GOP’s tax reform plan, and the NFIB’s latest read on small business optimism.
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Tax Policy Center Presents Distinguished Speaker Kevin Hassett
Posted: October 5, 2017 at 09:30 AM (Thursday)
The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center is delighted to kick off its Distinguished Speaker Series with Kevin Hassett, Chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). In collaboration with the Tax Foundation, TPC will host Hassett for a wide-ranging discussion on the fiscal outlook of the United States and the prospects for ...
Mickey Levy: What Type of Fed Chairman Does President Trump Want?
Posted: July 3, 2017 at 06:40 AM (Monday)
Mickey Levy, chief U.S. and Asia economist at Berenberg Capital Markets, discusses the type of Republican President Trump is and what he may be looking for in a Federal Reserve chairman. He speaks with Tom Keene on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
Jim McCaughan - Tech is a very deflationary phenomenon:...
Posted: June 7, 2017 at 04:08 PM (Wednesday)
CNBC's Mike Santoli talks to Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, about Ken Griffin's comments regarding the retail sector and weighs in on the tech..
Jim McCaughan - Energy and industrials lag, utilities and financials lead
Posted: June 7, 2017 at 04:00 PM (Wednesday)
CNBC's Mike Santoli talks to Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, and Cassandra Toroian, Bell Rock Capital, about the winners and losers at the closing bell.
Robert Shiller: Market could go up 50% from here
Posted: May 24, 2017 at 12:00 PM (Wednesday)
Robert Shiller, professor of economics at Yale University, makes the call that the markets could up 50% from here and how to approach bonds.
Jim McCaughan - Trump budget: Growth forecast a 'heroic assumption'
Posted: May 22, 2017 at 10:00 PM (Monday)
With the U.S. economy close to full capacity, it would require supply side reform to attain targeted growth, says Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors.
Henry Kaufman weighs in on U.S. businesses credit quality.
Posted: May 16, 2017 at 03:00 PM (Tuesday)
Economist Henry ‘Dr. Doom’ Kaufman weighs in on U.S. businesses credit quality.
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Charles Evans: Two Rate Hikes in 2017 May Be Right
Posted: March 27, 2017 at 01:24 PM (Monday)
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans discusses Fed policy with Bloomberg's Mike McKee on "Bloomberg Markets."
01:24 PM - Calls March Rate Hike 'Perfectly Acceptable' ...
Ellen Zentner: U.S. markets pre-Trump tax reform
Posted: March 1, 2017 at 07:23 AM (Wednesday)
Ellen Zentner, Chief U.S. Economist at Morgan Stanley, gives her take on the U.S. markets pre-Trump tax reform. Keeping 'the sparkle' alive: Trading stocks during the first 100 days
Ed Lazear: How Trump can hit 3% growth
Posted: February 28, 2017 at 10:39 AM (Tuesday)
Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow and former White House CEA chair, gives his views on getting the U.S. economy up to 3-percent growth as touted by President Trump.
Martin Feldstein: Explains Border Tax Adjustment Effects
Posted: January 12, 2017 at 09:33 AM (Thursday)
In today's "Morning Must Read," Bloomberg’s David Westin talks with Harvard University Professor of Economics Martin Feldstein about his comments on the prospect of U.S. border tax adjustments.
Ellen Zentner: Full Employment, We’re Not There Right Now
Posted: January 5, 2017 at 01:41 PM (Thursday)
Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley, discusses the Federal Reserve’s minutes from the FOMC December meeting, jobs and fiscal stimulus.
Byron Wien: Trump will be big political surprise of 2017
Posted: January 4, 2017 at 08:32 AM (Wednesday)
Byron Wien, Blackstone vice chairman predicts President-elect Donald Trump won't be as "extreme" as he appeared in his campaign. He will soften his stance on almost everything...
Ellen Zentner: Fed makes slow-moving decisions in a high frequency world
Posted: December 13, 2016 at 01:38 PM (Tuesday)
Ellen Zentner, Morgan Stanley chief U.S. economist and managing director, discusses her expectations surrounding this week's Fed meeting, and the economy under a Trump...
Richard Fisher: Eye Fed for 'slow and gradual' hike
Posted: December 13, 2016 at 07:36 AM (Tuesday)
Former Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher, weighs in on Fed policy ahead of this week's FOMC meeting and explains why he is keeping an eye on the 10-year Treasury.
Ellen Zentner: Central Bank Divergence; Fed, ECB, and Fiscal Policy
Posted: December 9, 2016 at 07:56 AM (Friday)
Central Bank Divergence; Fed, ECB, and Fiscal Policy - 7:56 AM
Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley, discusses central bank divergence and how fiscal policy can impact the Federal Reserve's rate path.
Neel Kashkari: There is room to run, but reserving judgement
Posted: November 17, 2016 at 06:53 AM (Thursday)
Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari discusses his outlook for monetary policy in the Trump administration. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.
Neel Kashkari : Plan to end 'too big to fail'
Posted: November 17, 2016 at 06:49 AM (Thursday)
Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari discusses "too big to to fail" regulations. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.
Martin Feldstein: Don't need large deficits to achieve Trump's goals
Posted: November 16, 2016 at 10:40 AM (Wednesday)
Martin Feldstein, Harvard University economics professor and former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, discusses the reality of President-elect Donald Trump's economic agenda.
Loretta Mester: Move Rates Up Gradually
Posted: October 3, 2016 at 03:34 PM (Monday)
Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester discusses the risk of inflation and Fed policy. She speaks with Kathleen Hays on "Bloomberg Markets."
Patrick Harker: Normalization, Banks, and Inflation
Posted: September 29, 2016 at 07:13 AM (Thursday)
6:51 AM - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker discusses Federal Reserve communication, saying he is "not sure" if the Fed should do away with the dot plot and shares his concerns about the U.S. economy and falling behind the curve on inflation.
Charles Plosser: The Fed Has No Real Strategy to Proceed
Posted: September 28, 2016 at 08:41 AM (Wednesday)
Charles Plosser, former president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, discusses market expectations of a Federal Reserve rate hike, the lack of a strategy on rates, and the credibility of the Fed.
Ellen Zentner: Politics Do Not Play Into Federal Reserve Policy
Posted: September 27, 2016 at 09:03 AM (Tuesday)
Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley, discusses the role of politics at the Federal Reserve, looks at how markets are reflecting the possibility of a Donald Trump presidency, and examines U.S. consumer sentiment.
Peter Fisher: It's about Fed's path not policy
Posted: September 20, 2016 at 07:55 AM (Tuesday)
Peter Fisher, Tuck School of Business, weighs in on why Fed policy must be clarified and a 25 basis point interest rate hike won't impact the economy.
John Taylor: It's about time Fed moves rates higher
Posted: September 20, 2016 at 07:50 AM (Tuesday)
John Taylor, Hoover Institution, shares his thoughts on why it's important for the Fed to raise rates now. Also CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight.
Kevin Warsh: Discusses Federal Reserve communication
Posted: September 13, 2016 at 09:06 AM (Tuesday)
9:06am - Kevin Warsh, distinguished visiting fellow at Hoover Institution and former Federal Reserve Board Governor, discusses Federal Reserve communication and what he would do if he was still a member of the Fed.
Martin Feldstein: FOMC Looking For Excuses Not to Raise Rates
Posted: September 13, 2016 at 08:40 AM (Tuesday)
8:40 AM - Harvard University Professor Martin Feldstein discusses the dovish tone to comments from Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard and the Fed intentionally heading for a higher rate of inflation to have room to move in case of a slowing economy.
Ellen Zentner: Fed Is Itching to Move Rates
Posted: September 9, 2016 at 07:31 AM (Friday)
07:31 AM - Peter Tague, co-head of global M&A at Citigroup, and Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley, discuss M&A in a cheap-money environment, how low rates impact investments, the importance of a gradual rate increase, and take a look at tech M&A ...
Jeff Currie: Discusses his best bets on these commodities.
Posted: July 21, 2016 at 02:34 PM (Thursday)
Goldman's top commodities man on gold prices. Big moves in oil and gold. Jeff Currie, Goldman Sachs, discusses his best bets on these commodities.