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    14 April, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Will pent-up demand and a lean housing inventory revive the housing sector? Join us for an interactive discussion and explore how the changing economy may affect your business. CPE credit available.

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Gad Levanon, Ph.D.

Gad Levanon, Ph.D.
Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets
The Conference Board

Gad Levanon is Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets at The Conference Board, where he also leads the labor markets program. He also serves on The Demand Institute™ leadership team.

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Prajakta Bhide

Prajakta Bhide
Senior Economist
The Conference Board

Prajakta Bhide is a senior economist focusing on the U.S. outlook and labor markets. Previously, Prajakta was the senior U.S. economist for Roubini Global Economics in New York. Prajakta’s research has been quoted in several news outlets inc... Full Bio

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  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®: Timing and Pace of Interest Rate Increases
    10 March, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Amid strong macro cross-currents, how patient will the Fed be in initiating rate lift-off? Will Fed Chair Yellen and other policy makers patiently wait to see the “whites of the eyes” of inflation or continue to look through the weak inflation readings given the labor market is heating up? What impact does the strong dollar have on the trajectory of rate increases?

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Gad Levanon, Ph.D.

Gad Levanon, Ph.D.
Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets
The Conference Board

Gad Levanon is Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets at The Conference Board, where he also leads the labor markets program. He also serves on The Demand Institute™ leadership team.

Levanon... Full Bio

Kathy Bostjancic

Kathy Bostjancic
Director, U.S. Macro Investor Services
Oxford Economics

Kathy has extensive experience providing insightful global economic and financial market analysis and forecasts to institutional and retail investors and Fortune 500 business leaders and professionals. She has a deep understanding of U.S. monetary... Full Bio

Prajakta Bhide

Prajakta Bhide
Senior Economist
The Conference Board

Prajakta Bhide is a senior economist focusing on the U.S. outlook and labor markets. Previously, Prajakta was the senior U.S. economist for Roubini Global Economics in New York. Prajakta’s research has been quoted in several news outlets inc... Full Bio

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  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®: Timing and Pace of Interest Rate Increases
    10 March, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Amid strong macro cross-currents, how patient will the Fed be in initiating rate lift-off? Will Fed Chair Yellen and other policy makers patiently wait to see the “whites of the eyes” of inflation or continue to look through the weak inflation readings given the labor market is heating up? What impact does the strong dollar have on the trajectory of rate increases?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 February, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including the short –term growth forecasts for consumption, investment, labor markets and the aggregate GDP growth. As a special topic, this month’s Economics Watch will focus on how corporate profits will be impacted by the shifting macroeconomic environment.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    13 January, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This month’s Economics Watch offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    09 December, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including the short –term growth forecasts for consumption, investment, labor markets and the aggregate GDP growth.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 November, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic, we will discuss Global Economic Outlook for 2015 and beyond, and offer perspectives on upside opportunities and downside risks.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    14 October, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic we will discuss business realities of China’s imminent slowdown and structural transition.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    09 September, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including a special focus on declining unemployment rates and evolving labor shortages.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    12 August, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including a special focus on trends across the states and regions of the United States.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    08 July, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. We will also examine key drivers of stronger consumer spending.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 June, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Labor markets are the special focus of this webcast, which will feature comparisons of compensation and unit labor costs in the United States and its major competitors.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    13 May, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    In addition to the usual update on the U.S. economy, this release will offer an update on the impact of current fiscal policy on the U.S. economy.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    08 April, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    The special focus of this month’s webcast is on energy, including the impact of changes in the regulatory environment on the supply and prices of different energy sources.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    11 March, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This month’s webcast focuses on how the housing market will develop over the next five years at the national and state levels and within the largest 50 metropolitan areas.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    11 February, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    This month’s webcast explores the many challenges and the possible impact of the Fed’s eventual tightening of monetary policy.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    14 January, 2014 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    This edition features an economic perspective on the results of The Conference Board CEO Challenge®, an annual of survey of chief executives.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 December, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic, we will focus on whether the digital world is changing the economic and business landscape once again?
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    12 November, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    This webcast will include Global Economic Outlook for 2014 and medium and long-term projections. We will also discuss the most important drivers and detractors of growth as well as implications for the business climate.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    08 October, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    This webcast focuses on the monetary policy stance of major central banks, including the Fed’s scaling back of quantitative easing, new banking regulations, and scenarios for capital provisions for corporations.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 September, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The special focus of this webcast will be to examine trends across the states and regions of the United States. The critical sectors driving economic activity at the regional level include manufacturing, real estate, agriculture, natural resources, and technology.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    13 August, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
    In addition to our regular outlook for the global economy and the United States this webcast will focus on employment and explore whether the widely cited employment skill shortage in the U.S. economy is fact or fiction.
  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    09 July, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Despite offshoring concerns, how many jobs in the United States are related to global production? Is there any chance those jobs will come back?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    11 June, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    U.S. consumers are borrowing again, but is that a good thing? This webcast examines the revival in consumer borrowing to determine if the rebound is a healthy development.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    14 May, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Do austerity measures accelerate or slow recovery? Are those measures a precondition for a more sustainable recovery of growth, deficit, and debts?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    09 April, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Oil and natural gas production within the United States is rising due to horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, and the United States is poised to become energy independent by 2020.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    12 March, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    How will sequester spending cuts affect the economy in the near term?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    12 February, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    In recent years, households in the mature and developing economies have experienced major changes in labor market and demographic trends. How are these trends affecting young workers?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    08 January, 2013 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    What do chief executives consider their greatest challenges and how are they addressing them?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    11 December, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The webcast offers an in-depth look at cyclical activity around the globe in the context of slowing growth projections for the medium and long term.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    13 November, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The U.S. economy has grown slowly in the last few months as a result of both domestic and global headwinds, but what is the outlook for 2013?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    09 October, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    Are global imbalances becoming more balanced?

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    11 September, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The critical sectors currently driving economic activity at the regional level include manufacturing, real estate, agriculture, natural resources, and technology.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    14 August, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The Chinese economy is slowing more sharply than expected due to the weak external global backdrop and domestic constraints and imbalances.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    10 July, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    In terms of exports and imports, the United States has performed weakly relative to other mature economies, but the U.S. emphasis on services may be a bonus for U.S. competitiveness.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch®
    12 June, 2012 03:00 PM EST [15:00]

    The U.S. economy remains weak, and political consensus in Washington remains elusive

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