Perspectives : Markets & Economy | March 17, 2023

Perspectives on banking developments and volatility

In this short video, Joe Davis, Vanguard’s global chief economist, discusses volatility in the financial sector sparked by two recent bank failures and shares his views on inflation and central bank policy.

Perspectives on banking developments and volatility

Perspectives on banking developments and volatility- Joe Davis

Video Length: 3:01


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Joseph H. Davis, Ph.D.

Global Chief Economist and Global Head, Investment Strategy Group