Research: Why is Wage and Productivity Growth Sluggish?

View in your browser Why is Wage and Productivity Growth Sluggish? By Blu Putnam, Chief Economist & Natalie Denby, CME Group Highlights: Structural changes slacken U.S. wage, productivity growth Low expected inflation, retiring Boomers & growing Millennial workforce at root Low-paying jobs growth outpacing high-paying jobs post-recession Policy implications include delaying Fed hikes, lowering terminal rate … Read More

Research: Uneven Debt Levels Complicate Eurozone Monetary Policy

View in your browser Uneven Debt Levels Complicate Eurozone Monetary Policy By Erik Norland, Senior Economist, CME Group Highlights: Eurozone countries have varying levels of debt post-recession ECB faces challenges in setting uniform monetary policy for all 19 members Highly indebted members like Ireland, Belgium need low interest rates Low-debt Germany’s growth could withstand higher … Read More

Video | Looking ahead to the August 25 Cattle on Feed Report

View in your browser Market Movers Video Looking ahead to the August 25 Cattle on Feed Report Industry expert Rich Nelson, Chief Strategist for Allendale, Inc., discusses trading opportunities in advance of the August 25 Cattle on Feed Report.   Watch Now Forward to Colleague  |  Trademarks & Disclaimers  |  Privacy Policy Interact with CME Group Helping the World Advance: … Read More