Editor of Moneyball Economics and The Moneyball Trader

The Moneyball Economist Andrew Zatlin began his career as a trained economist, eventually focusing on consumer trends as a Research Fellow at the Kyoto University Economic Research Institute. Wanting more hands-on experience in the business world, he went to the Haas School of Berkeley for his ... more


Is The US Economy Slowing Down?
While many could argue that the economy is stronger than it has been for a while, there are signs that it is slowing down in 2019.
Are We Just In A Dead Cat Bounce? Or Are We Headed For New Highs?
The market has been so volatile, we’re now in a “bad news is good news” phase.
Market Update – Thursday, Dec. 13
There’s a positive inflection point that seems to be coming up in January.
The U.S. Economy In 2018
Here is a look at how the U.S. economy has so far fared in 2018, under the stewardship of President Trump.
It’s Time To Get Bullish
The recent market blow-off has been quite breathtaking: the S&P was down -10% in 2 months. Facebook down -35%! Amazon down -22%.
November 2018 Market Update – Trade War + Bitcoin
Stay calm. All is well in the markets. Remember this time last year Trump unleashed a massive tax cut.




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Work Experience

SouthBay Research Inc.
2009 - Present (13 years 9 months)

Leading provider of economic research and labor market forecast data.
Specializing in high frequency, high volume real-time data.

Senior Manager, Business Development
Cisco Systems, Inc.
1998 - 2011 (13 years 9 months)

Developed innovative business solutions to grow revenues and margins.
Led M&A investment activities.

Business Development Manager
NEC Electronics
1994 - 1998 (4 years 7 months)

Managed Sales Operations team.

Led Corporate investment and third party partnership efforts.

International Relations Manager
Japan Foreign Ministry
1987 - 1989 (2 years 7 months)

Facilitated international events, managed programs directed at improving foreign resident experiences in Japan, and sponsored events for cultural exchange.

Marketing Consultant
Japan External Trade Organization
1986 - 1987 (1 year 7 months)

Analyze market trends


University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business
MBA, Finance and Marketing
1990 / 1992
Kyoto University
Research Fellow, Economics
1989 / 1990
Focus on consumer trends.
Emory University
BA, History and Economics
1982 / 1986
Kansai Gaidai University
Japanese Economy
1984 / 1985