The World's Leading Financial Futurist

Jason Schenker is the Chairman of The Futurist Institute and the President of Prestige Economics. Bloomberg News has ranked Jason the #1 forecaster in the world in 25 different categories, which is why executives, corporate boards, industry groups, and central banks rely on his financial market research. Jason has also written twelve books, including six about disruptive emerging technologies.

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Ep 41 – The Financial Futurist: Tariffs, Trade, Inflation, Industrial Metals Prices, and SXSW 2018

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the economy with the possible implications of last week’s tariff announcement. Then, he previews his participation as a Mentor at SXSW - South by Southwest - 2018.


Ep 40 – The Financial Futurist: Global Growth, PMIs, Commodity Prices, Inflation, Ed-Tech

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the global economy and what indicators to look for to see what’s next in commodity markets. Then, he discusses education technology and how new innovations can help provide more intellectual capital at all levels of society.


Ep 39 - The Financial Futurist: Equities, Commodities, Bonds, and Uncorrelated Assets

In this episode of The Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker provides an update on the economy and what trading technicals to look out for in certain markets. Then, he discusses the risks surrounding correlated asset trading during the volatile market moves of the last few weeks.


IMF Outlook Adds to the Allure of Oil and Metals

Commodity-focused nations are likely to benefit significantly from a global economy that appears to be firing on all cylinders.


Euro Bulls Need to Show a Little Patience

There is less downside risk to the euro-zone economy than the U.S. economy.


Oil's Surge Is Mainly About Demand, Not OPEC

The next move in the price of crude will probably hinge on U.S. consumers and the global economy.


Maximize Your Benefits from Tax Reform: Actions to Take by 31 Dec 2017

In the wake of the recent tax bill that has been passed, it is important to consider your own personal tax implications.


Inflation is rising. What will the Fed do?

As the Fed prepares to meet today, the job market is in good shape. And inflation has risen, but remains relatively low.


Robots Win and People Lose with More Government Debt

Futurists could debate all day long about the number of jobs robots and automation will create, versus the number of jobs they will destroy.


OPEC Oil Market Insight with Top Oil Forecaster Jason Schenker

Top-Ranked Economist and Financial Futurist, Jason Schenker, speaks in an interview as part of the Oil Market insight Report with Eithne Treanor in Vienna, Austria - November 2017


OPEC Meeting Preview from Prestige Economics

Global growth and oil demand have strengthened. Meanwhile, oil inventories have fallen toward the five-year average. What does this mean for OPEC and oil prices?