Companies that have wanted to better connect with their clients have used economic newsletters written by Dr. Bill Conerly. Corporate boards of directors that want to ensure they are considering relevant economic information receive regular reports from Dr. Conerly.
He writes regularly at Forbes.com and is the author of two books: Businomics: From The Headlines To Your Bottom Line—How To Profit In Any Economic Cycle and The Flexible Stance: Thriving in a Boom Bust Economy. He is co-author of Thinking Economics, a multi-media high school economics curriculum used in 34 states.
Bill’s Forbes Articles
- Why Are Oil Prices Dropping Sharply? Global Economy Forecasts Lowered November 15, 2018Oil prices jumped in September and early October of this year (2018), but have dropped $20 a barrel in the last few weeks. What’s happening now is change in thinking about future economic growth.
- Post-Election Economic Forecast: Political Gridlock Will Be Good For Business November 7, 2018The economy will do well with government control divided between Democrats and Republicans. I didn’t always believe this, but a decade ago I was persuaded by the late economist William A. Niskanen. He said, "Divided government is, curiously, less divisive. It’s also cheaper."
- Housing Forecast: Not A Bubble In 2019 November 3, 2018We are not in a housing bubble. The tool that helped me identify the last bubble—measuring new construction relative to population growth—helps me now say we are not overbuilding.