Monitor Live+ US Economy: Navigating The Signs & The Journey Back Monitor Conference Series

A Free Livestream by Monitor

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2020

1:00pm – 2:00pm EST

US Economy: Navigating The Signs & The Journey Back

We are excited to announce the next Monitor Live+ event, U.S. Economy: Navigating the Signs & the Journey Back. In this livestream, moderator Robert Moskovitz, Chief Financial Officer at Verdant Commercial Capital, will interview economist Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. about the depth of the recession and the road to recovery.

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Featured Guests:

 Elliot F. Eisenberg, Ph.D.

Economist – GraphsandLaughs, LLC

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making economics fun, relevant and educational. Dr. Eisenberg earned a B.A. in economics with first class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a Master and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. Eisenberg is the Chief Economist for GraphsandLaughs, LLC, a Miami-based economic consultancy that serves a variety of clients across the United States. He writes a syndicated column and authors a daily 70-word commentary on the economy that is available at

Dr. Eisenberg has spoken hundreds of business groups and associations, serving as keynote speaker on topics including economic forecasts, economic impact of industries such as homebuilding, consequences of government regulation, and other current economic issues. Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation. His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg Businessweek, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune, and many other publications. He is a regularly featured guest on talk, and public radio.

Dr. Eisenberg was formerly a Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C. He is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than 100 articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, financial institutions and investment advisory groups.

Elliot’s interests include walking at least five miles a day and reading as many newspapers as he can get his hands on. He loves ice hockey and talking economics with crowds large and small!



 Robert K. Moskovitz

Verdant Commercial Capital

Robert is the Chief Financial Officer of Verdant Commercial Capital. Verdant one of the nation’s largest independent commercial equipment finance companies, providing financing solutions for the acquisition of critical equipment in six industry verticals: industrials, manufacturing, specialty vehicles, energy efficiency/renewables, technology, and office products. Robert has over 30 years of experience as a Chief Financial Officer of both publicly traded and privately owned investor backed companies.

Robert is active in the finance industry advocacy initiatives surrounding tax reform, financial regulations & lease accounting. Having consulted with various members & committees in Congress, Internal Revenue Service, Consumer Protection Finance Board & Financial Accounting Standards Board. He is a member of the Equipment Leasing & Finance Association’s (ELFA) Federal Tax Committee.

Robert began his professional career with Deloitte (formerly Touche Ross & Co) and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive), CGMA- Certified Management Accountant, member of AICPA and PICPA. He holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Drexel University.

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