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Wednesday, February 20, 2019Chamber Program

2019 Economic Forecast Breakfast

Join us as we peer into the crystal ball as Jim Robey from the W.E. Upjohn Institute delivers his economic forecast for the U.S., The State of Michigan and Wexford County on Wednesday February 20th at 7:30am at Baker College Cadillac.  This will be Jim’s second year delivering this forecast and he will tell us where he got it right, where he got it wrong and what he sees for 2019.  Jim is the Director, Regional Economic Planning Services at the W.E. Upjohn Institute and provides research and technical assistance on economic issues and in economic and workforce development to assist corporate, nonprofit, and economic and workforce development entities in problem resolution and strategic decision making.

His research focuses on regional economic, education, economic development, and workforce development issues across Michigan and the nation. He prepares annual employment forecasts for southwest Michigan’s metropolitan areas, directs the production of Business Outlook for West Michigan, and provides economic insights for regional economic development across northwest Ohio, and the states of Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, New York, and New Jersey. Robey received his PhD in Urban Studies from the Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 7:30 AM thru 08:30 AM
Baker College of Cadillac
9600 E 13th Street
Cadillac, MI 49601

Program Sponsors
DIAMOND | Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Care Network of Michigan
GOLD | DTE Energy, Consumers Energy, 5th/3rd Bank, Manpower
Advanced reservation and payment are required.
Cost is $20 for Members and $25 for Future Members (includes breakfast)


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