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2018 has been another banner year for the US Economy with strong business and consumer confidence combining with favorable tax and spending policy to pave the way for a 3 percent growth environment.

But, sustaining such a growth pace in 2019 will be difficult. Join our expert economists to discuss the latest US and global outlook and then examine the reasons why 2019 could be less promising for the US economy.

Insights from this webcast:

  • How will a less favorable fiscal and monetary policy shape the business environment?
  • What are the factors that could drive labor and capital costs higher and how will they affect growth?
  • What factors could slow growth in Europe and Emerging Markets and how will these affect US economic performance?

Who Should Attend: Business executives looking to learn more about the latest economic conditions and key factors that will influence the business environment in 2019. 

Speakers

Abdul Erumban

Abdul Erumban
Senior Research Fellow
The Conference Board
Assistant Professor, Economics
University of Groningen

Abdul Erumban is an assistant professor at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands and a senior research fellow at The Conference Board. His research centers on the fields of productivity, technological change, structural change, digital transformation, and its impact, globalization, global ...Full Bio

Brian Schaitkin

Brian Schaitkin
Former Senior Economist
The Conference Board

Brian Schaitkin is a former Senior Economist in U.S. Economic Outlook & Labor Markets at The Conference Board. He is part of a team working to expand The Conference Board’s previous work on labor shortages. In addition, he will be leading efforts to expand coverage of regional economies...Full Bio

Gad Levanon, PhD

Gad Levanon, PhD (Host)
Vice President, Labor Markets
The Conference Board

Gad Levanon is Vice President, Labor Markets for The Conference Board, where he oversees the labor market, US forecasting, and Help Wanted OnLine© programs. His research focuses on trends in US and global labor markets, the US economy, and forecasting using economic ind...Full Bio

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