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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.
Abdul Erumban is a senior economist at The Conference Board. He is responsible for developing and managing research projects on productivity and long-term economic projections.
His research centers on the fields of productivity, technological change, digital transformation and its impact,...Full Bio
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 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