SVP, Chief Economist, Arch Capital Services LLC
As Chief Economist, Parker is responsible for overall economic surveillance and forecasting for the Global Mortgage group. In addition to the U.S. Weekly HaMMR, he is the author of The Housing and Mortgage Market Review® (HaMMRSM), which presents a detailed quarterly analysis of housing and the economy, and its associated housing market webinars.
Parker joined Arch MI in 2021 after working at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. for six years, most recently as the Head of the Corporate Economics team. Before JPMC, he monitored the residential and commercial real estate markets at AIG in the Office of the Chief Credit Officer and has nearly a decade of experience as a housing economist at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Parker completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Colorado, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and master’s degrees in economics and finance.