Don Rissmiller

Don Rissmiller

Formal First Name
Donald (Don)

Don Rissmiller is the Founding Partner and Chief Economist of Strategas Research Partners. He is responsible for overseeing the firm's thematic research and high-frequency econometric forecasting. He utilizes an analytical approach to provide a consistent macroeconomic structure for institutional equity and fixed income clients. He has led the macroeconomic research efforts of Strategas since 2006. Rissmiller has been consistently recognized by Institutional Investor magazine in its annual survey as one of the country’s best economists in the independent research industry.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Rissmiller has been the President of the Forecasters Club of New York, a local group of economists. 
  • He serves on the board of the Global Interdependence Center based in Philadelphia.
  • He focused on the analysis of U.S. macroeconomic data and price/wage forecasting models while at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  • He was ranked the best up and coming economist in 2008 and was 3rd in their 2009 All-America Independent Research Team survey by Institutional Investor.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.