Highlighting the dynamic economy of Texas, northern Louisiana and southern New Mexico
September 22, 2023
Ben Munyan, director of supervisory policy in the Banking Supervision Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, discusses the challenges the banking industry faces in an era of rapidly rising interest rates and how Texas institutions have fared.
July 7, 2023
Softek chief executive Beni Lopez discusses the competitive challenges the firm faces in the North American market, where many of the world’s leading tech services firms are based, and the genesis of the company’s nearshoring strategy.
June 1, 2023
Texas banks confront an increasingly challenging operating environment, as the state’s usually strong economic growth is predicted to slow later this year and the Federal Reserve’s rapidly rising interest rate environment pressures some institutions’ profitability.
May 5, 2023
Dallas Fed economist David Rapson discusses the challenges of moving away from a fossil-fuel-dependent economy.
April 21, 2023
Housing affordability has declined in Texas, a top destination for domestic and international migrants drawn by its historically low cost of living.
April 14, 2023
When it comes to trading goods with the United States, Mexico would appear a logical sourcing alternative to China. Before the pandemic, increasing friction between the U.S. and China—the top supplier of goods imports to the U.S. in 2019—contributed to an anticipated “nearshoring” shift among companies dependent on Asia.
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