The Roaring 2020s: The Global Economic & Financial Outlook for the Rest of the Decade
Packed with thought-provoking information and data you won’t find elsewhere, it’s just what you need to jump start conversations with clients and colleagues and guide your decision making in the year ahead.
As we all know, 2020 has been a head-spinning year. Will the economic and financial outlook be just as crazy in 2021, or can we look forward to less turbulent times next year and beyond?
Dr. Ed will provide us with a balanced view of the opportunities and risks that are likely to lie ahead. While there are certainly ongoing concerns about the health pandemic, political partisanship, and other challenges weighing on our economy, Dr. Ed will explain why he believes that the remainder of the current decade might turn out to be the Roaring 2020s.
Dr. Ed Yardeni is the President of Yardeni Research, Inc., a provider of global investment strategies and asset-allocation analyses and recommendations. He previously served as Chief Investment Strategist of Oak Associates, Prudential Equity Group, and Deutsche Bank’s US equities division in New York City. He was also the Chief Economist of CJ Lawrence, Prudential-Bache Securities, and EF Hutton. He taught at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business and was an economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He also held positions at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors and the US Treasury Department in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Ed earned his PhD in economics from Yale University in 1976, having completed his doctoral dissertation under Nobel Laureate James Tobin. Previously, he received a master’s degree in international relations from Yale. He completed his undergraduate studies magna cum laude at Cornell University.
Dr. Ed is frequently quoted in the financial press, including The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Barron’s. He was dubbed “Wall Street Seer” in a Barron’s cover story. He appears frequently on CNBC, Bloomberg Television, and Fox Business. See Dr. Ed’s Media Center blog.
In 2018, Dr. Ed published Predicting the Markets: A Professional Autobiography, which is rated 4.2/5.0 on Amazon with 105 reviews. In this book, he shares his unique insights into predicting the trends and cycles in the domestic and global economies and financial markets—including stocks, bonds, commodities, and currencies—based on the first 40 years of his career on Wall Street.
In 2020, Dr. Ed published Fed Watching for Fun & Profit, which is rated 4.2/5.0 by 21 reviewers. In this guide, Dr. Ed, one of the world’s most experienced and widely followed “Fed watchers,” helps investors understand the FOMC’s decision-making process, anticipate its moves, and profit from those insights. Dr. Ed is one of LinkedIn’s 2019 Top Voices in Economy & Finance.
Jennifer Garbowicz is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank based in St. Petersburg, Florida. She leads a team of seasoned professionals who work closely with clients to create strategies for managing the complexities of significant wealth, today and for future generations. Jennifer joined the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2019 from a private trust and investment management firm, where she was a principal. In that role, she managed portfolios that included equities and fixed-income assets for high-net-worth individuals, trusts, and charitable organizations. She also served on the investment committee and was responsible for developing new client relationships.
Jennifer earned a B.A. degree in management at Eckerd College and an M.B.A. with a finance concentration at the University of Tampa. She is a graduate of the ABA National Trust School and completed a certificate course in leadership and strategic impact at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. In addition, she holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of the CFA Institute.
Passionate about her community, Jennifer has been involved with many non-profit organizations. She has served on the board of trustees of St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation and American Stage Theatre Company, and currently serves as a board member of the Florida Holocaust Museum. Jennifer is a past president of the board of directors of CFA® Society Tampa Bay, and was elected by her peers through the CFA® Institute as the Presidents Council Representative for the Southeastern U.S. Region.
|||The first 350 to register and attend will receive Ed Yardeni's book Predicting the Markets. Must attend to receive this book.|
Earn 1.5 hours of professional development credit for CFA Institute or 1.5 hours of CE credit for the CFP certification.