U.S. housing made a strong comeback in 2013. Home prices nationally have risen roughly 12%, which is in line with our original forecast early in the year of 11%. Overall, we expect a 6% increase in the S&P Case-Shiller 20-City Home Price Index (December to December % change) in 2014. While historical annual increases are […]
Devi Aurora is Senior Director in the Financial Institutions Ratings group at Standard & Poor’s. As a senior member of the Research team, she specializes in analytical research and thought-leading commentaries on banking industry trends and outlook, including BICRA analysis.
Devi began her career as an international macroeconomist and country risk expert at DRI/Global Insight. She subsequently moved on to specialize in fixed income research and corporate credit trends analysis for Standard & Poor’s, specializing in default research and leveraged finance.
With over 15 years in research and publishing, she has extensive experience with fixed-income analytics, economic modeling and forecasting. Most recently, Devi was based in our Singapore office for a little over two years.Devi holds a M.A. degree in international economics from Yale University and a B.A. degree in Economics and French from Vassar College, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Devi is fluent in multiple languages.