Dr. Bill Conerly connects the dots between the economy and business decisions. He has the unique combination of a Ph.D. in economics from Duke University and over 30 years’ experience helping companies adapt to changing economic conditions.

Bill writes regularly for Forbes.com. An excerpt from his most recent article is below; click the button to view the full column.

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  • Why The Fed Is Tightening With Low Inflation -- And The Danger Of It March 21, 2018
    The Fed has announced their expectations for tightening over the next three years, yet inflation is running low, The Fed is hiking rates now because of the time lags between policy changes and inflation. But the lags are not only long but variable, making this a risky policy.

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On multiple occasions we have engaged Dr. Conerly to facilitate, and more importantly, stimulate strategic planning sessions. He artfully brings the complexity of economic consequences to light, and is also is a veteran voice of objectivity. And his ability to inject humor keeps the energy and teamwork a priority!
Greg Newton, CFO, Cascade Bancorp