Decoding the Latest Economic Numbers

Providing the secret decoder ring for the numbers that matter

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Home price indexes, GDPs and jobless claim numbers are all coming in this week. Sure, the numbers look good, but what does it all mean in practical terms? Can the worst of the economic downturn really be behind us? We speak with Gus Faucher, director of macroeconomics at Moody’s Economy.com, and Andrew Walker, who covers economics for the BBC, to interpret these fuzzy economic indicators.

Guests:

Gus Faucher

Hosted by:

Femi Oke

Contributors:

Hsi-Chang Lin

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