Tom Layson, Host & Producer of KBTC's Northwest Now will discuss the future economic landscape of Pierce County with economist and researcher Dr. Neal Johnson of Sound Resource Economics.
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Join us for this breakfast event where the 2019 annual forecast of the area's economic well-being, the Pierce County Economic Index (PCEI) report is presented. These insights on the local, regional, and national aspects of the economy make this an invaluable event for local businesses who want assistance in determining their business outlook.
Dr. Neal Johnson
Sound Resource Economics
National Economic Forecast
Jon D. Haveman, Ph. D
Executive Director, NEED
Jon Haveman is the Executive Director of the National Economic Education Delegation (NEED). He is a noted California economist, where he has been practicing since 2001. He has a reputation for providing audiences with edible economic information that is useful in their work and private lives.
Prior to starting NEED, Jon was a principal at Marin Economic Consulting, a founding principal at Beacon Economics and the director of the Economy Program at the Public Policy Institute of California. He has been a Senior Economist with the President's Council of Economic Advisers, an Economist with the Federal Trade Commission, and held a faculty position in the Business School at Purdue University.
Jon is prolific author and holds a Ph.D and Master of Science in Economics from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Wisconsin.