2023: Climbing Walls of Worry:
Economic and Market Forecasts
Michael Farr - President and Founder of Farr, Miller, and Washington and MSNBC
2022 was a year unlike any other, with a lingering global pandemic producing economic uncertainty, threats abound as labor dislocations continue, supply chains still adjust, and inflation on the rise. Michael Farr will deliver his insights into current market conditions and a forecast of the probable, plausible, and possible paths forward. The economy has changed dramatically, and investors are presented with new opportunities as well as new threats. Michael's message is that Discipline, Diversification, and Patience are the watchwords as you forge your investment future.
About the Presenter
Michael K. Farr is President and founder of Farr, Miller & Washington, LLC. He is Chairman of the Investment Committee and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day activities of the firm. Prior to founding FMW, he spent six years with Alex. Brown & Sons where he was a Principal, and previously worked at Wheat First Securities. He is a graduate of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee.
Mr. Farr is the longest Contributor to CNBC. He has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, NBC’s Nightly News, CNN, BloombergTV, Reuters and the Nightly Business Report, is heard on Associated Press Radio, CBS Radio and National Public Radio, and been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fortune, Washington Post and USA Today. His market blogs can be found on CNBC.com, HuffingtonPost.com and Politico.com. He is the author of A Million Is Not Enough, The Arrogance Cycle, and Restoring Our American Dream: The Best Investment.
Mr. Farr is founding Chairman of the Sibley Memorial Hospital Foundation, a Trustee of Sibley Memorial Hospital, Chairman of the Board of HEROES, Inc., a former Trustee of Sewanee, The University of the South; a former Vice Chairman of the Board of the Salvation Army; former member of the Board of Trustees of Ford’s Theatre; former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Nation’s Capitol Progress Foundation; former Chairman of the Board of the Paul Berry Academic Scholarship Foundation, as well as a former member of the Board of the Neediest Kids.