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.
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