Donald L. Luskin

On the May Jobs Report
Friday, June 6, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
Meet the new cyclicality. 76 months to create 98 thousand jobs for 15 million new workers.
On the ECB June Policy Decision
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Donald L. Luskin and Lorcan Roche Kelly
Draghi begs the question: how many pea-shooters does it take to make one bazooka?
Going Negative?
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Donald L. Luskin and Lorcan Roche Kelly
In the ECB's quixotic quest for inflation, ABS purchases are more likely than negative rates.
Europe's Fake Quake
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Donald L. Luskin and Lorcan Roche Kelly
It's all over but the shouting -- because that's all that happens in the EU Parliament.
Russia Recovers, Emerging Markets Re-Emerge
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
The dramatic rebound across emerging markets sends a strong global growth signal.
The Yellen Rule is Taylor Minus Two
Monday, May 19, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
Treasuries have adapted to a dovish new Fed regime without QE or ZIRP.
Earnings to the Rescue
Monday, May 12, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
Amidst disappointing 2014 equity returns, we're seeing the best upgrade rate in years.
Draghi Commits to QE
Friday, May 9, 2014
Donald L. Luskin and Lorcan Roche Kelly
A broad-based asset purchase program is all but inevitable for June. But will it matter?
On the April Jobs Report
Friday, May 2, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
Great cyclical news, lousy structural news. And the Fed ditched the Evans Rule just in time.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Donald L. Luskin
Perfectly in line with our climate model -- but should have beat like the rest of the data.