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Navigating the markets with Dr. Sri-Kumar

March 20, 2020

Navigating the markets with Dr. Sri-Kumar

Komal S. Sri-Kumar, Ph.D

President, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies

Join us to hear Dr. Sri-Kumar's take on navigating the markets amidst today's turbulence.

On Wednesday, March 18, 2020, Walker & Dunlop hosted a webcast, “Navigating the Markets,” on financing and the CRE market.

Our CEO, Willy Walker, and his guest, economist Dr. Komal Sri-Kumar, discussed the global debt markets, as well as the U.S. Commercial Real Estate sector.

They covered:

  • A high-level view of the macro-economy before the Coronavirus outbreak
  • The current state of the economy and the CRE industry, including the performance of specific asset classes, an outlook on cap rates, and the availability of capital
  • Where investment opportunities can still be found
  • Innovative ideas for how student housing can be a part of the solution to Coronavirus
  • What to expect once the outbreak subsides

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About each speaker:

Navigating the Markets
Willy Walker

Willy Walker is chairman and chief executive officer of Walker & Dunlop. Under Mr. Walker’s leadership, Walker & Dunlop has grown from a small, family-owned business to become one of the largest commercial real estate finance companies in the United States. Walker & Dunlop is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and in its first seven years as a public company has seen its shares appreciate 547 percent.

Navigating the Markets
Dr. Sri-Kumar

Dr. Sri-Kumar is President of Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, Inc., a macroeconomic consulting firm that advises multinational firms and sovereign wealth funds on global risk and opportunities. He has been featured in numerous publications such as The New York Times, Fortune, and Bloomberg, and is a frequent guest on CNBC’s Squawk Box.

If you have any comments or questions about the evolving economic landscape and how it is impacting the CRE space, our experts are available and fully operational to help. Please to do hesitate to reach out.

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