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Commercial Real Estate Chartbook: Quarter 2

Commercial real estate markets showed surprising resiliency during the second quarter, with property transactions rising solidly and leasing activity holding up better than expected. The apparent resiliency flies in the face of much of the concerns so widely expressed about […]

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Bernanke Speaks—Patience, Markets’ Reaction—Impatience

Expectations always are a distribution around the consensus. Today Bernanke gave us the consensus and the “ease now” camp was disappointed. Weaker growth and disinflation will prompt

The Texas Border Economies Are Back

Back in 1994-1995, the Texas border economies of Brownsville, El Paso, Laredo, and McAllen were concerned about how the Mexican Tequila crisis, when the Mexican economy plunged

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Housing Data Wrap-Up: August 2010

We have slightly reduced our forecast for home sales and new home construction to incorporate more recent data. While the changes are relatively minor, the significance is

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Petroleum Markets: Comparing Two Crises

When the world economy stood at the edge of the abyss after the Lehman Brothers collapse in September 2008 and then went through the ensuing freezing of

Russia Bans Grain Exports Amid Drought, Fires

Due to the worst drought in 50 years, Russia has banned grain exports for the rest of the year. As agriculture accounts for only a small share

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