Michael Brisson is a senior economist and associate director at Moody’s Analytics. He is the lead auto analyst working as a member of the Economic Research group in West Chester, PA. Mike oversees Moody’s Analytics’ residual value forecasting tool, “AutoCycle”, in both the U.S. and Australia. Additionally, he works developing new empirically driven auto-related products and services. Prior to leading the Moody’s Analytics’ auto research team, Mike built loan and vintage-level CECL, CCAR, and stress-testing models of consumer loan performance as a member of the Moody’s Credit Analytics group. Mike has also spent time developing econometric models used by U.S. state and local governments for tax/revenue projections. Mike holds a PhD in applied economics from Northeastern University.