Publications | The Perryman Group
How are consumers feeling about the economy and inflation?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 31, 2024

Dr. Perrymand discusses the latest consumer sentiment about the economy.

Texas continues to win awards for its economy and economic development efforts.
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 16, 2024

Dr. Perryman discusses the numerous awards Texas has won for its economy and economic development efforts.

What were some of the major stories for the economy in 2023?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 29, 2023

Dr. Perryman discusses some of the major stories for the economy in 2023.

How could the war between Israel and Hamas impact the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 01, 2023

Dr. Perrymand discusses how the war between Israel and Hamas could impact the economy.

What is TXDOT Planning for New Roads?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 23, 2023

Dr. Perryman discusses the economic benefits of new highway construction.

How have the major stock indices performed so far this year?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 09, 2023

Dr. Perryman discusses the performance of the majot stock indices so far this year.

What are the latest expectations about the possibility of a recession?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on March 10, 2023

Dr. Perryman discusses the likelihood of a recession.

How is the Chinese economy performing?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on March 06, 2023

Dr. Perryman discusses the latest numbers on the Chinese economy.

2024
Column Published in syndication January 10, 2024

Looking back at 2023 (or 2022, 2021, or 1687 for that matter) confirms that there are always unanticipated events in the economy, no matter how many millions of equations or thousands of hours of research a forecast involves. Nonetheless, there are trends that can be anticipated that will be key drivers of economic growth in 2024. Let's take a brief look.

Looking Back
Column Published in syndication January 03, 2024

As I've said before, one of the most striking characteristics the US economy demonstrated in 2023 was resilience. Texas set a blazing growth pace for the year, though things slowed a bit toward the end. Let's look back at the year and the key developments from an economic perspective.