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Guest Post: Second Quarter Economic Commentary by Dorothy Jaworski

July 24, 2015 | Jeff For Banks

The Crisis Begins If your country was in default on its debt, in economic distress, and almost out of cash, would you vote “no” to a potential deal to get […]


Guest Post: First Quarter Economic Commentary by Dorothy Jaworski

April 10, 2015 | Jeff For Banks

Two brutally cold winters in a row!  By this time, we have all had enough of the cold, the polar vortex, the snow, the freezing rain, the ice, and the […]


Guest Post: Year End Economic Commentary by Dorothy Jaworski

January 12, 2015 | Jeff For Banks

2014’s Biggest Surprise It never fails.  The markets provide us with completely unexpected surprises and leave us scrambling to update our projections for rates and economic growth.  And so it […]


Guest Post: Third Quarter Economic Commentary by Dorothy Jaworski

October 24, 2014 | Jeff For Banks

The Bond Guru Switches Teams The surprise of September was the abrupt departure of the Bond Guru, Bill Gross, from PIMCO, the company that he helped found forty years ago.  […]


Guest Post: Second Quarter Economic Review by Dorothy Jaworski

July 27, 2014 | Jeff For Banks

Summer’s Here We are all thankful that summer has arrived!  Heat and humidity!  And no one complains!  After the brutally cold and stormy winter, stuck in the perpetual polar vortex, […]


Guest Post: First Quarter Economic Review by Dorothy Jaworski

May 2, 2014 | Jeff For Banks

Spring-At Last We are all thankful to leave the brutal winter of 2014 behind, especially the polar vortex! The constant barrage of snowstorms was mind numbing. The ice storm that […]


Guest Post: 2013 Economic Year in Review and Outlook by Banker Dorothy Jaworski

January 18, 2014 | Jeff For Banks

We’ll Miss You, Ben Now that the holidays are over, it is time to recognize that January, 2014 marks the last month as Federal Reserve Chairman for our favorite helicopter […]


Guest Post: 3rd Quarter Economic Review by Dorothy Jaworski

October 27, 2013 | Jeff For Banks

QE3 Taper—Never Mind If you are a fixed income investor, you are still shell shocked. Throughout the summer, the great bond market selloff of 2013 continued on. Treasuries, Agencies, mortgage […]


Guest Post: 2nd Qtr Economic Review by Dorothy Jaworski

July 15, 2013 | Jeff For Banks

Shell Shocked If you are a fixed income investor, you have seen the worst that the markets have to offer in the second quarter of 2013. Between May 1st and […]


Guest Post: 2012 Economic Year in Review by Dorothy Jaworski

January 19, 2013 | Jeff For Banks

Looking Back at 2012 Every year, I usually write about the past year with mixed feelings, at times nostalgic for those events and at times, glad that the year is […]