Category Archives: Economic & Policy Analysis

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Behind the Scenes of the Economic Outlook Conference

In less than three weeks, RESI will be hosting our yearly Economic Outlook Conference.  Preparations for this have been underway for months and its crunch time for everyone on staff.  I thought it would be interesting to go “behind the scenes” here at RESI to

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Lunch with a purpose

Just this past week I had the privilege of attending the Baltimore CFA Society’s (BCFAS) 2010 Market Outlook.  The luncheon kicked off with a speech by the current BCFAS president Niall O’Malley followed by presentations from two portfolio managers.  It was a very informative hour

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A Daily Dose of Employment Information

As mentioned in my previous post, I am lucky enough to be able to work on a variety of projects.  While some projects may be limited to a few weeks or months, we work on a variety of projects that are recurring.  One in particular,

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Economic Stimulus + Towson University

It has been just about 7 months since the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) was passed by the House.  Since then, the Federal Government has invested billions in tax relief, research projects, job creation initiatives, and Cash for Clunkers! Here in Maryland, we have

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What do you DO all day?

It’s usually one of the go-to questions a person asks at a party or networking event – So, what do you do? When I tell them I’m an Economist they either seem interested or annoyed (these days it seems to be more of the latter).