Local State of Economy keynote speaker sees optimism for Tulsa area
3 Dec 2021
A booming demand for goods in the United States has led to shortages, bottlenecks and elevated inflation, a local bank leader said Thursday.
BOK Financial Executive Vice President Brian Henderson labeled a “perfect storm” what happened to the economy in 2021.
“We’ve had trucker shortages for many years,” said Henderson, also the chief investment officer for BOKF. “Then, you had the ports that have had difficulty hiring workers to off-load a lot of these ships. You had trailers all in the wrong spots.