2016 Fall Meeting

Opening Keynote Speaker

Updated Wed Jul 27 08:37:44 MDT 2016

Robert C. Fry, Jr., PhD, CBE, Chief Economist, Robert Fry Economics LLC, will discuss current conditions in the global economy and the outlook for future growth, with emphasis on global manufacturing and the health of the overall U.S. economy. Among the topics covered will be growth in GDP and industrial production, the recovery of the U.S. housing sector, U.S. light vehicle sales, the strength of the U.S. dollar, inflation, and interest rates. Robert will pay special attention to the prices of oil and natural gas and their implications for economic growth.