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The Economy in 2023: The Pause and the Pivot

This webinar was recorded on March 28, 2023.

Gain a better understanding of market conditions, what may lay ahead and why. Join the always-entertaining "Bowtie Economist," Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., as he discusses the latest data about the current and expected condition of the economy.

You'll learn the most recent statistics on a multitude of key topics, such as:

Meet Elliot Eisenberg
The Bowtie Economist

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Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D.
Chief Economist, GraphsandLaughs, LLC

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making economics fun, relevant and educational. Dr. Eisenberg earned a B.A. in economics with first class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a master's and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. Dr. Eisenberg is the chief economist for GraphsandLaughs, LLC, a Miami-based economic consultancy that serves a variety of clients across the United States. He writes a syndicated column and authors a daily 70-word commentary on the economy that is available at

Dr. Eisenberg has spoken to hundreds of business groups and associations, serving as keynote speaker on topics including economic forecasts, economic impact of industries such as homebuilding, consequences of government regulation and other current economic issues. Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation. His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg Businessweek, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune and many other publications. He is a regularly featured guest on talk and public radio.

Dr. Eisenberg was formerly a Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C.  He is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than 100 articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, financial institutions and investment advisory groups.

Elliot’s interests include walking at least five miles a day and reading as many newspapers as he can get his hands on. He loves ice hockey and talking economics with crowds large and small!