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Fishkind Economic Commentaries

Fishkind Conversations: Orange County’s “Housing For All” Task Force Is Getting It Right…Mostly

Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings’ “Housing For All” affordable housing task force has released its preliminary recommendations ahead of its November 15th final report to the Orange County Commission. Economic analyst Hank Fishkind tells 90.7’s Nicole Darden Creston he thinks the task force proposals are focusing on the right thing to help increase affordable housing availability in Central Florida – increasing supply.
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FOMC Chairman Powell answers a reporter’s question at the September 18, 2019 press conference. Photo: Federal Reserve
Fishkind Economic Commentaries

Fishkind Conversations: Understanding The Repo Market

Last week’s economic news was dominated by the report that the Federal Reserve cut the federal funds rate quarter of a percentage point, and that the Fed had to intervene in the overnight repurchase market. 90.7’s Matthew Peddie sat down with economic analyst Hank Fishkind to talk about what this means for Central Florida’s economy. 
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