Kenneth Kim is a Senior Economist at KPMG LLP where he brings his depth and knowledge to help KPMG leadership and clients to assess the constantly evolving U.S. and international economic environment. Ken has more than 20 years of experience conducting macroeconomic research and communicating his findings to clients. Prior to joining KPMG, Ken served as an economist at Merrill Lynch and later became a founding member of Stone & McCarthy Research Associates, the first independent economic research service on the Bloomberg terminal. Ken graduated with a BS in Economics, Minor in Computer Science, from the State University of New York at Albany. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) charter in 2022. He holds the Certified Business Economist (CBE) from the National Association for Business Economics. He is a member of the National Association for Business Economics, New York Association for Business Economics, Money Marketeers of NYU, and The Forecasters Club.