This morning underscored why we saw two dissenting voices at the Fed meeting on Wednesday; no matter which way you look at it – employment numbers, unemployment rate, wage growth – the labor market remains strong and the American consumer continues to prop up the global economy. However, there is a real economic downside in…
Chief Economist for ANGI Homeservices
Mischa Fisher is the Chief Economist for ANGI Homeservices. Prior to assuming the role of Chief Economist with ANGI Homeservices, Mr. Fisher was Chief Economist at the State of Illinois where he served as the economic policy advisor to the Governor while overseeing the state agencies responsible for workforce, housing, and professional licensing.
In that role, Mr. Fisher designed many of the state’s efforts to compassionately improve capital and labor market liquidity while working on issues surrounding marketplace platforms, job mobility, and residential investment.
He is an instructor in quantitative analysis at Northwestern University SESP and was formerly a deputy director of the Illinois Department of Commerce and a legislative director in the United States Congress in Washington, D.C.