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US macro, industries, and regions webinar – How will Omicron’s spread impact the economic recovery?

Topic: 2022 is off to a grim start, with Covid case rates already vastly exceeding previous infection waves, public officials in certain regions re-imposing containment measures, and consumers and businesses treading more cautiously. What’s more, executives across an array of industries are stressed by significant supply-side disruptions, pushing up prices and making it hard for them to meet demand. The unresolved health situation, a growing fiscal drag, and a more hawkish Federal Reserve will make for a delicate economic rebalancing this year. But while the recovery will face headwinds, the economy is in a very different place today than in 2020 and 2021. Tune in to learn more about what we think is in store for the US economy – with a spotlight on the path ahead for US industries and regions.

Oren Klachkin

Lead Economist

Oren Klachkin

Lead Economist

Oren Klachkin | Lead Economist

Oren covers sub-national US economic developments, provides analysis of high-frequency economic indicators and coordinates views across the US macro, industry and cities & regions teams. Prior to re-joining Oxford Economics in 2019, he worked as a Global Economist at Citi, an Economist at IHS Global Insight where he covered the MENA economies and as a Research Associate at ConvergEx Group where he analyzed developments in capital markets. 

Lydia Boussour

Lead Economist

Lydia Boussour

Lead Economist

Lydia Boussour | Lead Economist

Lydia joined Oxford Economics in 2018. She primarily covers US economic and monetary policy developments and provides analysis of high-frequency economic indicators. Prior to joining Oxford Economics, Lydia spent five years at Evercore ISI as a US economist, providing clients with timely analysis on the US economy. She also worked at Société Générale in London and New York as a research associate on the global economics team.

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