Bretton Woods Research, LLC
A Macro Research & Forecasting Firm

BWR Management Team


The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.
~Hans Hoffman

One of Bretton Woods Research’s unique strengths is its ability to decipher complicated issues in a straightforward, uncomplicated manner. Vlad Signorelli and the rest of the team at Bretton Woods Research brings this direct style to all of the work they produce. Their accessibility to clients is another significant benefit of Bretton Woods Research’s services. Whether you agree, disagree or want to converse about a specific topic, Vlad and other members of the team are available for direct client interaction.

President & Executive Editor - Vlad Signorelli
Vlad Signorelli is President & Global Market Strategist of Bretton Woods Research, LLC. At Bretton Woods, Vlad and his team have built an impressive list of clients around the world by following a unique classical framework while delivering exceptional results. Bretton Woods called the housing bust and market downturn in 2008, as well as the turnaround in March of 2009. Additionally, BWR have expertly guided clients through the brief downturns during the recent bull market. Vlad began his career at Polyconomics in 1995 working under the renowned supply-sider Jude Wanniski, becoming Director of Global Research in 2004. Vlad continues to be quoted in major news sources including Dow Jones, Bloomberg, and Forbes. His analysis has been published by, RealClearMarkets and the Boston Globe. Vlad is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

US Politics, Editor-At-Large
John Seiler


John Seiler brings extensive experience and insight into his role. He has been press secretary to California state Senator John Moorlach since 2017. Before that he was editorial manager and writer at the Orange County Register since 1987, following a stint as editorial writer at the Washington Times. He also was managing editor for California state government-focused CalWatchdog from 2010-2015. His pieces have appeared in the Los Angeles Daily News, Policy Review, Human Events and Chronicles. And he has written political economic analyses for Laffer Associates since 2002. He is a former Russian linguist for the US Army and a graduate of Hillsdale College.

Foreign Policy/Global Specialist
Patrick Lawrence


Patrick Lawrence is a writer and columnist. He has published five books and is now at work on his sixth. He served as a correspondent abroad for many years and is also an essayist, editor, and critic. Lawrence has taught at universities in the U.S. and abroad and lectures widely. He currently produces weekly commentaries for a variety of publications, primarily on foreign affairs and the media. Lawrence was a correspondent and subsequently a columnist overseas for more than 25 years, chiefly for the honorable and now defunct Far Eastern Economic Review, the International Herald Tribune, and The New Yorker. He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University.

Global Markets Specialist
Kenneth Rapoza


Kenneth Rapoza covered Brazil for the WSJ from 2004 to 2010 and then moved to the U.S. where he got his Series 7 and 66 licenses while an emerging markets senior contributor writing about the big four emerging markets: Brazil, Russia, India and China. Ken often travels abroad and has visited or lived in: Brazil, Russia, India, China, Colombia, Ukraine and the United Kingdom. He is a China analyst for the DC based trade association, the Coalition for a Prosperous America, where he is tasked with understanding the geopolitical stresses for those doing business in, or investing in China via the lens of legislative and regulatory threats.

Managing Director - Chuck Hanabergh
Chuck Hanabergh is the Director of Institutional Sales for Bretton Woods Research, LLC. Chuck is responsible for marketing, product development and client relationship management at Bretton Woods Research. Chuck has been serving the institutional investment community since 1998 where he started as a Sales Representative at Polyconomics. Chuck went on to become VP of Institutional Sales with Rochdale Securities and then started his own research marketing group, Hanabergh & Associates, in 2003. Chuck graduated with honors from Rutgers University in 1992 with a bachelor's degree in Economics and received an MBA in Finance from Seton Hall in 2002.