NEW YORK CITY-While we aren’t technically in a recession right now, the economy is certainly stagnant, says Thought Leader and StreetSmart blogger Hessam Nadji. The managing director of research and advisory services at Marcus & Millichap spoke with’s John Salustri at the recent RealShare New York Conference.

They also talked about:

  • How the political standstill is impacting businesses.
  • The possibility of another “Lehman moment.”
  • Problems in the European financial sector.
  • The surprising success of retail sales and corporate profits.
  • How the US is a safer haven for commercial real estate acquisitions than other locales.