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WWW: The Economics of the Election with Senior Economist, Jerry Nickelsburg
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Belmond El Encanto Hotel (Fireside Room and Patio) (map )
800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, CA

Registration
Ticket TypeRegularRegistration
Alumni:$20.00BUY TICKET
Student:$20.00BUY TICKET
Others:$20.00BUY TICKET

Spaces Available: 5 - See Who’s Coming
Contact: Office of Alumni Relations (310) 825-2799


Belmond El Encanto HotelJoin UCLA Anderson's Santa Barbara alumni chapter for an intimate discussion with Jerry Nickelsburg, UCLA Anderson Forecast's Senior Economist & Adjunct Full Professor, about what the election will mean for the state of the economy. Jerry will also explore each candidate's specific economic policy proposals. Cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Complimentary admission for Class of 2016 graduates with discount code: 2016GRAD

About Worldwide Welcome Weeks

Worldwide Welcome Weeks is an annual event series presented by UCLA Anderson's Office of Alumni Relations, alumni chapters and affinity groups to welcome the newest class of alumni to the Alumni Network. WWW events provide a unique platform for alumni to connect with their local network and gain access to valuable lifelong learning opportunities. From going behind the scenes at an organization to engaging in a discussion with business leaders to participating in exclusive experiences—there is something for everyone.

About Jerry Nickelsburg
Adjunct Full Professor, UCLA Anderson Forecast

Jerry Nickelsburg joined the UCLA Anderson Forecast in 2006 as a Senior Economist. At the Anderson Forecast he plays a key role in the economic modeling and forecasting of the National, and California economies and the Los Angeles, Bay Area and Southern California economies. He has conducted special studies into the future of manufacturing in Los Angeles, the distribution of income, the economic impact of the writer's strike, the aerospace industry, the undocumented construction and manufacturing labor force, the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and the garment industry, focusing on the development of new data and the application of economic theory and statistical methods to sectoral issues. His current academic research is on organizational and individual learning in manufacturing, and investment in specific skills. He is a regular presenter at Economic Conferences is regularly cited in the national media including the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Reuters.

He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Minnesota in 1980 specializing in monetary economics and econometrics. He was formerly a professor of Economics at the University of Southern California and has held executive positions with McDonnell Douglas, Flight Safety International, and Flight Safety Boeing during a fifteen year span in the aviation business. He also held a position with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors developing forecasting tools, and has advised banks, investors and financial institutions.

From 2000 to 2006, he was the Managing Principal of Deep Blue Economics, a consulting firm he founded. He has been the recipient of the Korda Fellowship, USC Outstanding Teacher, India Chamber of Commerce Jubilee Lecturer and is a Fulbright Scholar. He has published over 100 articles on monetary economics, economic forecasts and analysis, labor economics, and industrial organization and he is the author of two books on monetary economics and exchange rates.

 

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