Erik Norland


Erik Norland is a Senior Economist at CME Group.

Why Iron Ore Is A Proxy for China’s Economic Health

Iron ore prices have tumbled by 58 percent over the past 12 months, far outpacing declines in other industrial metals. …

These Three Factors Are Holding Back Growth in Latin America

Latin American currencies have weakened a great deal since early 2014 in large part due to slow growth in the region. These trends are likely to continue through 2015, for three primary reasons.

7 Reasons the U.S. Labor Market Suggests a Strong Economy

  A number of the members of the Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) have shifted their focus from…