Carlyle executives share their views and expertise on a range of investment, public policy and economic matters through podcasts, commentaries, policy papers, TV interviews, speeches and presentations.

Economic Outlook
Powell Fed Will Ensure Cash Does Not Become King

The era of accommodative monetary policy is over. The Fed is moving to neutral as fast as the economy can tolerate, but the fed funds rate at the end of this process may be much closer to current levels than many suppose.  If a late-cycle investment boom (and corresponding price pressures) does not materialize in 2019, neither should the three-to-four Fed rate hikes many investors now fear.

The era of accommodative monetary policy is over. The Fed is moving to neutral as fast as the economy can tolerate, but the fed funds rate at the end of this process may be much closer…

The era of accommodative monetary policy is over. The Fed is moving to neutral as fast as the economy can tolerate,…

JasonQuickTakeSept2018
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Quick Take - The Rise of Private Companies

Why does Carlyle’s chief economist Jason Thomas, argue that investors shouldn’t worry about the current economic cycle—one of the longest, uninterrupted periods of economic expansion in US history? Find out in our latest Quick Take. 

Why does Carlyle’s chief economist Jason Thomas, argue that investors shouldn’t worry about the current economic cycle—one of the longest, uninterrupted periods of economic expansion in…

Why does Carlyle’s chief economist Jason Thomas, argue that investors shouldn’t worry about the current economic…

Carlyle Comment
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The Transformative Power of Private Equity in Japan

Japanese companies are increasingly willing to work with private equity firms as they discover the value private equity can add. Amid pressures from underperformance, corporate governance reforms and an aging population, companies are looking to focus on their core businesses, enhance shareholder returns, and become more efficient. Foreign private equity firms are emerging as catalysts for change in corporate Japan – helping companies expand…

Japanese companies are increasingly willing to work with private equity firms as they discover the value private equity can add. Amid pressures from…

Japanese companies are increasingly willing to work with private equity firms as they discover the value…

2018 Earnings
Carlyle Group Second Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call