Tag Archives: economic growth

The “real-feel” unemployment rate

The current employment rate really doesn’t truly represent the amount of slack in the economy, Chief Economist Joe Davis says.

A look back before looking ahead

I learned early in my life that humility is an important virtue regardless of the endeavor. Receiving the occasional B when I had expected an A or enduring a loss when my team was a heavy favorite taught me that … Read more

The Fed’s “great escape”

In the great inspirational movie The Shawshank Redemption, Tim Robbins plays Andy Dufresne, a man facing seemingly impossible odds: Wrongly imprisoned for life, former banker Andy has only the books in the paltry prison library, his love of carving … Read more

The adoption of a great idea

Joe Davis and Andy Clarke collaborated on this post, the result of a conversation about research that Vanguards Investment Strategy Group has conducted on the adoption and economic impact of “great ideas.”

Do you think the U.S. economy will ever return to normal?

Vanguard Chief Economist, Joe Davis looks at economic growth trends and what they might mean for the future.

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