Published April 11, 2019 Independent of the ongoing debate about whether the Fed overreached on the pace of their interest rate increases, this morning’s March employment numbers are a great bump heading into the spring. The addition of 196,000 jobs is a welcome sign that the initial mediocre February payroll numbers of only 20,000 new…
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.