Date Published: July 28, 2014
Summary Power Point Deck: 62 Slides
Reference Power Point Deck: 672 Slides
The purpose of this research is to provide readers with an initial understanding of the economy and its impact on the financial services industry, various products & services, various markets & distribution channels, and specific financial services firms.
This research outlines four historical phases:
- Country Formation Phase
- Great Depression & Aftermath Phase
- Growth Phase
- Troubled Times Phase
This research addresses key economic measures, including the gross national product, corporate profits, the unemployment rate, interest rates, the inflation rate, & the value of the dollar.
This research leads to one primary conclusion:
- Continued Economic Recovery