March 2017 Economic Outlook


UCLA Anderson Forecast presents

MARCH 2017 Economic Outlook

Stocks, the dollar and interest rates soared after the surprising election of Donald Trump on the assumption of a major shift in fiscal policy. Now that immigration and trade issues have moved to the fore, the markets are less certain as to the magnitude and timing of the fiscal changes. Our forecast will discuss the implication of these cross currents and present a second pass at Trumponomics.

Korn Convocation Hall, UCLA Anderson School
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 8:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
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Registration: $195 | Seating is limited. Online registration closes 11:59 p.m. on 3/6/2017
8:00 - 9:00a Registration + Breakfast
9:00 - 9:05a Welcome + Introductions
9:05 - 9:55a UCLA Anderson Forecast for the Nation, California and Los Angeles
Edward Leamer, Senior Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
David Shulman, Senior Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
Jerry Nickelsburg, Senior Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
William Yu, Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
9:55 - 10:15a Q + A with the Forecast Team
10:15 - 10:30a Break
10:30 - 11:00a Panel - Tweetonomics and the Local Economy
Moderator: Jerry Nickelsburg, Senior Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
John Krist, Chief Executive Officer, Farm Bureau of Ventura County
Mary Leslie, President, Los Angeles Business Council
Stuart Gabriel, Professor and Director of the Ziman Center for Real Estate, UCLA Anderson School
Jason Sisney, Chief Deputy Legislative Analyst, California State Legislative Analyst's Office (LAO)
11:00 - 11:15a Q + A with the Expert Panel
Key Topics
Can Trump deliver on his proposed tax cuts?
How much will immigration and trade restrictions weigh on the economy?
How many times will the Fed raise interest rates this year?
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