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Is Productivity Dead? Structural and Cyclical Factors Impacting Growth

VIDEO January 23, 2020

Speaker / Author

Donald Rissmiller

Founding Partner of Strategas

Mr. Rissmiller is a founding Partner of Strategas and has directed the Firm's macroeconomic research efforts since 2006. He oversees Strategas' thematic research as well as high-frequency econometric forecasting.

Prior to co-founding Strategas in 2006, Mr. Rissmiller was an Economist and Managing Director at International Strategy & Investment (ISI) Group. Before joining ISI, he worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, focusing on the analysis of U.S. macroeconomic data and price/wage forecasting models. He is frequently quoted in the financial press. ... Read More

Jeffrey Korzenik

Chief Investment Strategist & Senior Vice President, Fifth Third Bank

For more than 30 years, Jeff has been a thought leader in the investment industry. A regular guest on CNBC and Bloomberg, Jeff’s writings on economics and public policy have been published in Barron’s, Forbes, The Chicago Tribune, The Boston Globe and other periodicals. His worked has been cited by The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Jeff is a nationally recognized expert on “second chance” employment, private sector models of hiring workers marginalized by criminal records. In addition to regular speaking appearances at conferences and public events, Jeff was invited to testify on Capitol Hill as an ... Read More

William Kennedy

GIC Vice Chair of Programs

Bill Kennedy has thirty years of financial services experience advising pensions, hedge funds, sovereign wealth funds and wealthy families.  Most recently, Mr. Kennedy was the Chief Investment Officer of Fieldpoint Private, a member of the bank’s Board of Directors and Chairman of the bank’s investment committee.  Previously, Mr. Kennedy was a Managing Director at Citigroup Global Markets Inc., a member of Citigroup’s Management Committee and the Global Director of Research supporting the firm’s institutional capital markets businesses and was based in New York and Tokyo.  Mr. Kennedy held various senior positions at Century Atlantic Capital, Guy Carpenter & Company and the ... Read More