Fall 2022 Research
Monthly Economic Review: January 2023
Fed seeks balance between inflation and interest rates to avoid recession in New Year.
Inflation vs. Interest Rates Key to Avoiding Recession
It’s too soon to say whether the Fed’s efforts to lower inflation will lead to a recession, but they increase the odds.
GDP Growth is Slower But Consumer Spending Remains Positive
GDP isn’t likely to grow as much in the fourth quarter as the third, but consumer spending should remain strong.