CBER's 2015 Midyear Economic Update
The Center for Business and Economic Research of the Lee Business School at UNLV held its 2015 Midyear Economic Update on Thursday, June 25, 2015.
Attendees learned about the forces shaping the U.S., Nevada and Southern Nevada economies.
CBER's 2015 Economic Outlook was held at the Venetian/Palazzo in the Venetian Congress Center, 3325 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The event was from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2015.
The confirmation, conference program, and parking information was e-mailed to each registrant after registration was received.
Early registration for the conference was $80 per person ($75 per person for two or more people from the same organization) through June 17, 20154. After June 17, registration for the conference was $100 per person. Each registration includes a CD copy CBER's 2015 Midyear Economic Update and continental breakfast. (The publication covers the economic outlook for the United States, Nevada and Southern Nevada through 2016.)
Publication Order Form
If you did not attend, the outlook publication is available for purchase at $50 (electronic copy). It will be sent shortly after the conference.To order the publication, you may use any of the following options:
|Secure Online Order Form|
|Fill out the pdf version of our registration form, and fax it to us at 702-895-3606|
|Call us at 702-895-3191|
AgendaBelow is the agenda for the 2015 Midyear Economic Update.
|8:00 a.m. - 8:05 a.m.||Master of Ceremony
Mr. Bruce Spotleson, Vegas PBS
|8:05 a.m. - 8:10 a.m.||Welcome|
Associate Dean Andrew Hardin, PhD, Lee Business School, UNLV
|8:10 a.m. - 8:40 a.m.||U.S. Economic Outlook|
Dr. Stephen P. A. Brown, PhD, CBER, UNLV
|8:40 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.||Nevada and Southern Nevada Economic Outlook|
Mr. Ryan T. Kennelly, CBER, UNLV
|9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.||Break & Networking|
|9:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.||Long-Term Economic Outlook for Southern Nevada|
Dr. Constant Tra, PhD, CBER, UNLV
|9:50 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.||Opportunities for and Obstacles to Southern Nevada's Long-Term Growth|
Dr. Robert E. Lang, PhD, Brookings Mountain West, UNLV
Note: Registration and continental breakfast was be available starting at 7:30 a.m.