Natural gas production in the U.S. boomed after 2007 thanks to shale production. That boom altered the relationship between oil and natural gas prices.
In an environment of persistently low inflation and real equilibrium interest rates, the Fed will not be able to raise rates much further.
Does the "new normal" for our economic environment spell trouble for financial stability?
While the net effect of the recent tax changes on house prices is expected to be limited, doubling the standard deduction will increase the incentives to rent. Is there cause for concern?
Connected consumers means more control over how they shop, where they shop and when they shop. But what does that mean for businesses? Disruption, says a BBVA economist.
Financial institutions and traders can face operational risks if the switch to an alternative benchmark is delayed. A paced transition plan will be introduced for U.S. institutions. The Fed will likely ensure that institutions follow the plan and switch from Libor.
Regional economic conditions remain upbeat, as over 95 percent of the U.S. continues to show signs of moderate to high growth.
Harvey will be remembered as one of the most destructive storms in U.S. history.
In December, activity increased in 44 states, with the strongest gains in the West. Across the Sunbelt region, activity decelerated despite pickups in the manufacturing, mining, and retail trade sectors.
In a historic move, OPEC, along with non-OPEC nations like Russia, agreed to cut production after a prolonged period of low oil prices.
With a reputation as a reliable source of energy, wind energy makes significant strides as government incentives, global investments, and technological advances aid growth.
Blockchain, a peer to peer public ledger, could disrupt the financial sector as bitcoin currency rises in popularity.
As the U.S. energy mix is shifting away from coal, there is wide consensus that natural gas is a bridge fuel towards renewables, given its ability to meet climate objectives and energy needs.
As the gross debt-to-GDP ratio steadily rises, should the U.S. worry about its ability to repay debt, cut spending, and raise interest rates?
Fintech platforms have risen in popularity among Millennials for their low fees, user-friendly interfaces, low or no minimum balances, and online DIY tools.
What are the potential risks and benefits of cloud computing for banks? Before making the switch, banks must weigh challenges against future cost and time savings.
The drop in oil prices and a weakened manufacturing sector suggest a high probability (90%) for Texas recession.
With GDP growth slowing to 1.8%, we explore the question: will the future of U.S. potential growth be gloomy or bright?
In this brief, we analyze the trends that will drive the demand and supply for multifamily and single-family housing over the next 10 years.
In a time of worldwide recession, the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union is a concern for countries across the globe.
Stereotyped as clueless, brainy, and self-obsessed, Millennials are by no means homogenous. But in terms of economic opportunity, they are trailing other generations.