Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar

Business
2:29 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

Lehigh Valley's Quarterly Economic Review

Our host Dr. Kamran Afshar and guests David Kennedy, Chief Banking Officer, National Penn and Tony Ianelli, President, Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, discuss Lehigh Valley's quarterly economic review. (Original air-date February 6, 2014)

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Finance
11:25 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar

This week on WDIY’s Economic Pulse, Dr. Kamran Afshar will discuss findings of his January survey of local businesses. Results from the survey indicate a continued but cautious optimism regarding Lehigh Valley’s local economy for at least the next 6 months. (Original air-date January 31, 2014).

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Education
3:35 pm
Fri January 17, 2014

WDIY's Kamran Afshar asks "What happened to Inflation? "

Before the Great Recession, inflation was rising at a pretty healthy rate, reaching as high as 5.6%. However, the recession wiped out that inflation alongside with 8.7 million payroll jobs, a booming housing market, more than 500 commercial banks,as well as a large number of other businesses. What Happened to inflation? Does the Federal Reserve have the tools to keep inflation at bay? At what cost? (Original air-date January 17, 2014).

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Finance
6:48 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. (Original air date January 3, 2014.)

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Finance
6:45 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. (Original air date December 20, 2013.)

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Finance
6:43 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. (Orignal air date December 6, 2013.)

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Business
10:24 am
Mon December 2, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. (Orignal air date November 29, 2013.)

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Business
10:32 am
Mon November 25, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. The program will repeat Monday morning at 7:35am during Morning Edition. (Original air date November 22, 2013.)

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Business
6:41 pm
Sat November 16, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. (Original air date November 15, 2013.)

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Business
9:23 pm
Sun November 10, 2013

Part 2 of The Employment And Purchasing Index of the Lehigh Valley on Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. This program is part 2 of 2 covering The Employment And Purchasing Index of the Lehigh Valley, a quarterly report of Lehigh Valley businesses. For complete survey results, please visit Dr. Afshar’s blog at www.kaa-inc.com. (Original air date November 8, 2013.)

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