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Brian Bankert

Brian Bankert is a Senior Statistician at Fentress Incorporated with over 20 years of experience supporting the government consulting, health care and financial services industries. He specializes in econometrics and data science and enjoys traveling, visiting art museums, playing trivia and spending time with his daughter.

Recent Posts

As the dust begins to settle a bit on the COVID pandemic, many organizations are wrestling with the decision of whether to bring everyone back into the office. Many executives and managers are urging a higher level of Return to Office (RTO), while employees tend to prefer working almost entirely...


With the summer winding down and fall and winter approaching, you may be wondering what it’s going to cost to heat your home office. Although difficult to predict, a report called Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) provides a glimpse of projected...


By now, there have been innumerable articles and blogs written about the attempts of employers to get employees to Return to Office (RTO). Regardless of the success employers may or may not be having with RTO, I propose there are three big macroeconomic trends that stand in the way: gas prices,...


State-level results from the United States 2020 Census were released late last year and the results were striking: America is getting older, fast.


I recently came across these lyrics from Tony Orlando & Dawn’s song “Candida,” released in July 1970:

“The further from here, girl, the better

Where the air is fresh and clean…”