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Outlook Newsletter

Outlook is a monthly newsletter that features in-depth interviews on economic issues and information about financial markets, as well as news about CoBank.

June -- Asset Values & Rising Interest Rates
May -- What History Tells Us About Midterm Elections
April -- Immigration and the Economy
March -- Opportunity and Risk: The Outlook for U.S. Trade
January -- Agriculture and the New Tax Law

December -- The Next Fed Chair
September -- The Case for Corporate Tax Reform
August -- Rethinking the Fed's Inflation Strategy
July -- The Economic Impact of Full Employment
May -- Behavioral Economics: How Bias and Irrationality Impact Decision-Making
April -- The Future of OPEC
March -- Asset Values & Rising Interest Rates
February -- Outlook for the U.S. Dollar
January -- The Robots Are Coming

December -- President Trump, the Economy and Rural America
October -- Can India Drive the Global Economy?
September -- Getting U.S. Productivity Growing Again
August -- Less Than Zero: The Brave New World of Negative Interest Rates
July -- "Brexit" and the U.S. Ag Economy
June -- The Presidential Election and Free Trade
May -- Cautious Optimism for the U.S. Economy
April -- Immigration and the U.S. Economy
March -- A Permanent Slowdown in Productivity Growth?
February -- The Mystery of Stagnant Wage Growth
January -- Can Cheap Oil Cause A Recession?

November/December -- The Fed's Path Forward
October -- China's Economic Slowdown
September -- Christopher Dodd on Dodd-Frank
August -- Currency Futures: What Next for the Eurozone?
July -- The U.S. Economy at Mid-Year: Plodding Along
June -- The U.S. Housing Market: Finding Normal
May -- Zero Hour: What the Fed's Next Move Could Mean for the Economy
April -- Obamacare's Latest Challenge
March -- The Power of the U.S. Dollar
February --  Outlook for Equity Markets
January -- Outlook for the Global Oil Market

October/November -- The Uncertain Future of Social Security
August/September -- Handicapping The Midterm Elections
July -- An Inflation Hawk's Case For Higher Interest Rates
June -- Causes and Challenges of 'Underemployment'
May -- Income Inequality: Real or Overblown?
April -- The U.S. Dollar in the Global Economy
March -- Dealing With Disruption
February -- Slowing Productivity Growth
January -- New Leadership at the Federal Reserve

November/December -- Outlook on the U.S. Jobs Market
October -- The Unaddressed Debt Problem
September -- America's Aging Infrastructure
August -- Outlook for the U.S. Housing Market
July -- A More Balanced Global Oil Market
June -- Mexico in Transition
May -- Implementing Obamacare
April -- Growth Prospects for the U.S. Economy
March -- China in Transition
February -- A Taxing Problem: How to Fix the U.S. Corporate Tax Code
January -- An Exodus of Skilled Immigrants

December -- The Revenge of Geography
November -- The Election and the Economy/U.S. Monetary Policy
October -- Commodity Prices and Interest Rates/The New Energy Abundance
September -- U.S. Manufacturing – The Need for a Renaissance
August -- India: The Other Asian Giant
July -- The Looming Fiscal Cliff
June -- China and Japan: A Study in Contrasts
May -- Outlook for Energy Costs
April -- The Coming Tech Boom
March -- Sovereign Debt and Default - A History
February -- Business and Health Care Reform
January -- A Case for Open Borders

December -- The Eurozone Crisis
November -- Tapping the Shale Revolution
October -- U.S. Food Safety: Perception vs. Reality
September -- The Future of Nuclear Power
August -- Solving the Debt Crisis
July -- Prospects for Job Growth
June -- States and the Debt Crisis
May -- The Graying of the American Workforce
April -- The Future of Water
March -- The Outlook for Oil Prices
February -- The Economic and Political Outlook
for the Middle East and North Africa
January -- The U.S. in 2050

December -- Quanitative Easing Explained
November -- The U.S. Economy: A Case for Optimism
October -- Housing and the Prospects for Recovery
September -- Russia's Future in the World Economy
August -- Keynes, Hayek and the Great Stimulus Debate
July -- Protectionism vs. Free Trade
June -- Tax Policy and the U.S. Economy
May -- Outlook for the Eurozone
April -- Economics and Population Growth
March -- Double-Digit Growth – No Matter What
February -- The Case For Free Markets
January -- Assessing Inflation Risk

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