Boyd Nash-Stacey
Boyd Nash-Stacey
Senior Economist

Boyd Nash-Stacey is Senior Economist at BBVA Research, where he is in charge of U.S. macroeconomic analysis, U.S. financial markets and, geostrategy and strategic analysis in U.S. In the past, Boyd has held positions focused on regional economic analysis and forecasting, underbanking research, political and financial scenario development, and demographic opportunity.

His work has been featured in Bloomberg, Dallas Morning News, the Houston Chronicle, San Antonio Express News, Business Weekly, Business Insider, American Banker and Texas Monthly.

Boyd holds a BA in Public Policy and Political science from The University of Texas at Austin, and a MA in Applied Econometrics from the University of Houston.

Latest publications

Economic recovery stalling after holiday surge in Covid-19 cases. Vaccine rollout falling short of expectations. High frequency indicators confirm need of further stimulus. Risks of widening inequality from long-term pandemic scarring.
Surging Covid-19 cases and increased voluntary and compulsory distancing measures in some areas of the country produced the first drop in nonfarm payrolls (-140K) since April. The year-end fiscal relief package should alleviate some of the pressures on households and businesses.
As we expected, the FOMC left interest rates unchanged and enhanced their forward guidance on asset purchases. Today’s move represents only a modest shift in guidance and will not significantly alter the level and depth of financial accommodation being provided by the Fed.