Economist Perspective: An Economic Puzzle

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Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group

Over the next several months, U.S. price and jobs data releases are likely to create both confusion and debate about the state of the U.S. economy. Here are four factors to consider, according to CME Group Chief Economist Blu Putnam.

Originally Posted August 14, 2023

One thought on “Economist Perspective: An Economic Puzzle”

  1. I heard that there have 5 million immigrants into the US in the last two years… can it be that the labor force “is barely growing”?

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