Dr. Lindsey Piegza is the chief economist for Stifel Financial. She specializes in the research and analysis of economic trends and activity, world economies, financial markets, and monetary and fiscal policies. Prior to her role with Stifel, she was the senior economist for an investment bank in New York City for eight years consulting clients in the US, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. A highly sought-after speaker across national and international forums, Dr. Piegza is often quoted in the business press. She is a regular guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, CNN, and Fox Business, as well as national radio and other business news outlets. Dr. Piegza is also a monthly op-ed contributor for The Hill.
Chief Economist Dr. Lindsey Piegza will look at the current state of the economy amid the ongoing pandemic and what it means going forward for overall growth, interest rates, and monetary policy. She will cover macroeconomic trends in consumer spending and investment, in addition to new monetary and fiscal policy initiatives and the potential economic effects of these changes. She will also examine the changing global and political environment, and how it will affect economic recovery. Participants will leave this session able to advise management teams on the possible effect of economic issues on their organizations.
Against the backdrop of continued tensions in US-China relations, a resurgence of Covid-19 infections in several states, and inflation fears, what can investors expect for the rest of the year? Our distinguished panel will dissect the economic, global trade, and political landscape and offer a unique perspective on the long- and short-term implications of these factors and more on your portfolio.
Against the backdrop of heightened tensions in US-China relations, lingering pandemic-induced recession, and raw-material shortages and supply-chain issues, what can investors expect for the rest of the year? Our distinguished panel will dissect the economic, global trade, and political landscape and offer a unique perspective on the long- and short-term implications of these factors and more on your portfolio.