Throw Out the Models?

It is common practice to look at the past to help forecast the future. Economists do it. Market analysts do it. But right now, the first answer that many are…

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The Expectations Game

Markets look ahead. So do economic forecasters. What the last two weeks have shown is how easily expectations can turn and how this affects reality, or at least the reality…

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Surprise, Surprise

Just as it seemed clear that the US labor market was gaining momentum, April jobs numbers came in far below expectations. Payrolls increased, but by much less than most analysts…

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Out of sync…

Major economies plunged into recession together a year ago. The path out is marked by divergence, not togetherness. There are two main reasons: Covid-19 and public policy. These will continue…

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A Hundred Days of Change…

As President Biden closes in on his first 100 days in office, much has changed. The global economy is expanding rapidly. Vaccines are being rolled out. And markets have mostly…

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Afsaneh Beschloss Interviews David Marchick on Elevating DFC’s Climate Ambition

Afsaneh Beschloss, Founder and CEO of RockCreek, moderates a conversation with David Marchick, the Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), on the agency’s climate investment…

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Spring in the Step

April has brought good cheer — at least in the United States. Despite ominous signs that Covid-19 has not yet loosened its grip, analysts and investors agree: growth is coming.…

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The Bretton Woods Committee 2021 Annual Meeting: Green Investment for Recovery
Afsaneh Beschloss, Founder and CEO of RockCreek

The Bretton Woods Committee 2021 Annual Meeting: Green Investment for Recovery

At the Bretton Woods Committee 2021 Annual Meeting, RockCreek Founder and CEO Afsaneh Beschloss joined a panel to discuss how countries can accelerate their transition to a green economy, the…

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