- Economic Resilience
If there is one word that sums up the state of the U.S. economy these
days, it's resilient. The prolonged economic growth cycle hasn't been
terribly exciting or robust, and at times, progress has been downright
choppy. But it has proven to have staying power, and economists are
anticipating that the current economic cycle could turn out to be a
- Amazon HQ2: The Final 20 by the Numbers
CCIM Institute’s Chief Economist examines how Amazon narrowed the site-selection field.
At the time of writing, Amazon has not yet announced the North American city that will be selected for HQ2, but it has narrowed the list of contenders from 238 metros to just 20. How did Amazon narrow such a large fiel
- Tariffs and Trade Could Stall Economy
Combined, the tariffs on China and potential penalties on Mexico are tough to shake off. Additionally, the timing is terrible because it complicates the crucial ratification of the USMCA. The damage from tariffs and trade wars won’t show up in the data for months.