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Rutgers Center for Real Estate Blog written by Julia Coronado

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Recession Buffer?

Yes. But an aging population may make a recovery harder too. The average age of the US population has been rising rapidly in recent decades on the back of declining birth rates and increased life...

New Directions for Monetary Policy?

Politics and a cooling economy create a challenging environment. Trump’s attacks on the Federal Reserve have intensified in recent months as the economy has showed signs of cooling. The Fed has...

Is the Housing Market Flashing Red?

Yes, but it’s unlikely to be the primary catalyst for a recession. Housing is one of the most cyclical sectors in the economy. It has become a drag on GDP growth an average of three calendar quarters...

Will Trade Wars Cloud the Economy?

The risk of a recession is elevated, but it’s not a forgone conclusion With the breakdown in negotiations between the US and China in recent weeks, the US trade war shows no signs of resolution...