Kevin J. Thorpe

Kevin J. Thorpe

thorpe-kevinGlobal Chief Economist, Cushman & Wakefield

As Global Chief Economist, Kevin Thorpe focuses on global economic trends and forecasts. He and the firm’s worldwide research team produce studies and statistics on topics affecting the global and U.S. economy, capital markets, finance, leasing fundamentals, property and project management and factors that affect supply-demand fundamentals in commercial real estate. Kevin has developed several econometric models to predict market trends, is a member of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE), and has authored numerous studies and survey reports. He is frequently quoted in publications such as The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post, and has made several television appearances on financial networks and radio. In 2014, Kevin was recognized as the nation’s most accurate economic forecaster with the NABE’s Outlook Award.