Tracking the Economy in Real Time

We look at alternate data tracking the number of people eating out daily, and traveling by air and rail to get a real-time sense of the economic recovery.

About the Presenter

Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.

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