Managing Director, Chief U.S. Economist
"US Outlook: Exploring the Key Debates"
How long will the expansion last? What could bring it to an end? What’s behind the stock market correction? Will the Fed blink? Ellen will explore these key debates and others, as well as offer additional insights into our changing demographic landscape. America’s youth sets it apart on the global stage and will be an important driver of housing and spending in the years ahead.
Ellen Zentner is Chief Economist and a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley. Ms. Zentner has been named to the “Bloomberg Best” list of top forecasters of the US economy and has 20-plus years’ experience as a Fed watcher and markets-based economist, with a keen eye toward early identification of market-moving trends. In 2018, she and her team received the Lawrence R. Klein Award for the most accurate economic forecasts from 2014 to 2017.
Ms. Zentner joined Morgan Stanley in 2013 from Nomura Securities International, where she served as Senior Economist for Fixed Income. Previously, she served as the Senior Economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., and Senior Economist at the Texas State Comptroller.
Ms. Zentner serves on the Economic Advisory panel for the New York Federal Reserve Bank and the Academic Advisory Panel for the Chicago Federal Reserve Bank, as well as the American Bankers’ Association Economic Advisory Committee. She is a Director of the National Association for Business Economics as well as The NABE Foundation, and has been a past president of the New York Association for Business Economics. Ms. Zentner holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Colorado and is an avid fly fisherman.
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