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08/30/2016 - 4:33pm in Fishkind Commentaries
If you’re looking to buy a house but aren’t seeing a whole lot of options – it’s not you. Well, it might be. As Hank Fishkind tells 90.7’s Catherine Welch it all depends on what kind of house you’re searching for.
08/17/2016 - 2:59pm in Fishkind Commentaries
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton both gave major speeches last week, detailing their respective economic programs.
08/10/2016 - 5:07pm in Fishkind Commentaries
A very strong jobs report for July and an upward revision for June contrast sharply with the weak national GDP report that 90.7’s economic analyst Hank Fishkind told us about last week. Fishkind says it’s odd to have big gains in jobs with the overall economy growing so slowly.
07/27/2016 - 2:10pm in Fishkind Commentaries
Florida’s latest job numbers look a little confusing. The state added about 9,800 jobs in June.
That equals about half of the average growth for the past six months…but economic analyst Hank Fishkind tells 90.7’s Nicole Creston it’s not, well, half as bad as it may sound.
07/21/2016 - 3:16pm in Fishkind Commentaries
“Unusual.” “Unprecedented.” Even “sort of bonkers." That’s how economic analyst Hank Fishkind describes financial markets recently.
07/14/2016 - 11:17am in Fishkind Commentaries
Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says the latest US employment report shows 287,000 added jobs for June – good news after a couple of shaky months. But the encouraging report comes as financial markets grapple with “Brexit.”
07/06/2016 - 2:50pm in Fishkind Commentaries
Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says there are four major structural changes underway right now that will shape the economic environment over the next twenty years. He tells 90.7’s Nicole Creston about the Big Four and how they will affect us.
06/23/2016 - 11:20am in Fishkind Commentaries
Do you value your privacy online? A recent Pew poll says most Americans do, but that they also feel like they’ve lost control of some of their personally identifying information – or “P.I.I.,” as 90.7’s economic analyst Hank Fishkind calls it. That’s your name, email address, cell phone number, and so on. Fishkind has a pop quiz to see how much we understand about the intersection of privacy, the internet, and the economy.
06/01/2016 - 3:37pm in Fishkind Commentaries
Florida’s housing market remains strong, especially in central Florida. But the market has weakened in south Florida. 90.7’s Amy Green talked with 90.7 economic analyst Hank Fishkind about the latest trends.