Key themes 2021: North America looks to a brighter future
Please note that we will be holding one webinar each for Americas, APAC and EMEA friendly timezones:
- Americas – Thursday 17th December | 11:30 EST
- APAC – Friday 18th December | 10:00 HKT
- EMEA – Friday 18th December | 10:00 GMT
Topic: Control over the virus will determine the economic outlook in 2021. Join us as we discuss our key themes for North America. We will focus on the health, economic and policy outlook while taking a deep dive into monetary policymaking in the US and Canada.
Kathy Bostjancic | Chief US Financial Economist
Kathy Bostjancic is Head of U.S. Macro Investor Services. She is responsible for assessing the impact of macroeconomic forecasts and analyses on the financial markets. She will present the economic outlook and market implications to U.S. asset managers and other clients, and she will be a media spokesperson. Kathy will also lead and collaborate on multiple consulting projects for U.S. clients.
Gregory Daco | Chief US Economist
Gregory Daco is Head of US Macroeconomics at Oxford Economics. He is responsible for producing the US economic outlook using Oxford Economics’ proprietary Global Economic Model. Greg tracks and forecasts high-frequency indicators, and oversees the production of thematic research pieces on the US economy, the Federal Reserve, financial markets and fiscal policy. He is also responsible for presenting the global outlook to clients and partners, and liaising with the media.
Tony Stillo | Director of Canada Economics
Tony Stillo is the Director of Canada Economics at Oxford Economics, based out of the Toronto office. He is responsible for producing the macroeconomic forecast for Canada using Oxford Economics’ Global Economic Model, reporting on key data releases and producing/presenting research on key issues affecting the Canadian economy. Tony also helps support the work of other areas at Oxford Economics where there’s a Canadian angle.
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