Download the full version Economic Roundup Financial markets continue to reassess the path for U.S. monetary policy but, for now, we are sticking with our forecast for four 25-basis point rate hikes next year. For example, fed funds futures now assign less than a 50% probability that the Federal Reserve will raise rates only once next year. We believe this is too pessimistic, but next week will be telling and we may need to alter our forecast if...
|Birth Rate||2016||13.83||13.87||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|
|Death Rate||2016||8.84||8.75||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|