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Turn the Page: Economic Outlook for a New Year and New Administration

January 19, 2021 37 Minute Listen

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What does 2021 have in store for the economy and commercial real estate? Noted economist and real estate analyst Peter Linneman and CBRE’s Global Chief Economist Richard Barkham join Spencer to dig into what the Biden Presidency and vaccine rollout mean for the economic recovery and CRE sector performance.

Turn the Page: Economic Outlook for a New Year and New Administration

January 19, 2021 37 Minute Listen


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Richard Barkham, Ph.D.

Director, Executive Managing

Richard Barkham leads a global team of nearly 600 research experts who help CBRE’s clients understand the forces shaping the commercial real estate industry. One of the world’s leading real estate economists, Richard combines the theoretical framework of an academic with hands-on experience in development to deliver actionable insights for real estate investors and occupiers. A frequent source for both clients and journalists navigating moments of economic volatility, he is particularly interested in the role government stimulus plays in long-term economic recoveries.

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Peter Linneman

Principal and Founder, Linneman Associates

Peter Linneman is a Principal of Linneman Associates and was the founder of the real estate department at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He was a member of the faculty for 32 years. He publishes a quarterly research publication known as The Linneman Letter, which provides a regular perspective on economics and real estate.


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Spencer Levy

Global Client Strategist & Senior Economic Advisor, CBRE

Spencer Levy is Global Client Strategist and Senior Economic Advisor for CBRE, the largest commercial real estate services firm in the world. In this role, he focuses on client engagement and public-facing activities, including thought leadership work performed in conjunction with CBRE Research. He also serves as Co-Chair of the Real Estate Roundtable’s Research Committee.

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