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
- Business Planning With Austrian Economics: The Role Of The Individual September 21, 2017The Austrian economics approach to studying human action can help in business planning. Methodological individualism, the subject of this article, focuses on actions by people, rather than corporate departments or divisions. There is always a human behind a decision.
- Housing Forecast 2018-2019: Declining New Demand September 20, 2017New housing demand will be lower--meaning we need fewer housing starts--because of slower population growth. The declining average household size will mitigate the slowdown. The mix of new construction will shift away from multifamily to single family. Look for price appreciation to slow down.
- Economic Forecast 2018-2019: Consumer Spending Grows Slowly September 8, 2017The most likely path for consumer spending is weak growth in the second half of 2017 and early 2018. After that, wages will rise, improving incomes and enabling faster growth of consumer spending.