OECD Growth forecasts

Here Comes the Sun: Less Fear and More Hope

March 9, 2021

Investors are believing more and more that 2021 is gonna be a good year at least for those fortunate enough to have survived 2020. The OECD revised up projected growth this year rather substantially. The mistake of 2009 when the U.S. Congress opened fiscal spigots insufficiently isn’t being repeated. The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan […] More

And the Dollar Downbeat Goes On

September 16, 2020

FOMC Day in America finds the dollar struggling to tread water. The U.S. currency slipped further to a 16-month low against the Chinese yuan and a 7-week low relative to the yen and is hovering near a 5-year low against the Swiss franc and a 2-1/2 year low against the euro. Overnight losses in the […] More