December 14, 2018

Event Coverage Highlight

Media Briefing: State and Trajectory of U.S. and Global Economy

With the U.S. election season coming to a close, many in the media will soon re-focus their attention to the economy and what 2017 might bring for the U.S. and globally. On November 16th, The Conference Board will present its signature media briefing on the outlook of the economy – both domestic and global.

Those in the New York City area can come at 12:00 PM ET for a complimentary lunch, followed by a 12:30 PM ET briefing at our headquarters at 845 3rd Avenue.

You will gain insights on:

  • Global growth outlook for 2017 and beyond
  • Consumer confidence and spending
  • Labor market developments
  • Investment and productivity
  • Economic implications of the new President and Congress
  • Europe, China and other emerging markets

At the briefing, The Conference Board’s Chief Economist Bart van Ark will provide introductory remarks, followed by a Q&A with his colleagues, economists Ataman Ozyildirim, Lynn Franco, Jing Sima, Ilaria Maselli, Abdul Azeez Erumban, and Ken Goldstein.

This briefing is reserved for the media. RSVP is required. Please contact Joseph DiBlasi.

Joseph DiBlasi

Manager, Corporate Communications

The Conference Board

joseph.diblasi@conference-board.org