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Joel Kan, Associate Vice President
Economic & Industry Forecasting
Joel Kan serves as Associate Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting for the Mortgage Bankers Association. In this role, he is responsible for the production of MBA's macroeconomic and housing market forecasts, along with other related analytics. He also oversees the production of MBA's industry surveys, including the Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey, Builder Applications Survey, and Mortgage Credit Availability Index, three of the association's high profile surveys. Mr. Kan is a regular speaker and presenter of MBA's market outlook at both MBA and external events, and writes commentary regarding economic statistics and industry data. He has also been quoted in industry and national media outlets.
Prior to joining the MBA, he worked in Ernst & Young's Quantitative Economics and Statistics (QUEST) group. He holds a B.Sc. in Economics and Statistics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.