Advisory for June 16

UCLA Anderson Forecast Presents:
June 2009 Economic and Real Estate Forecast Conference

Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey Results to be Released

WHAT: UCLA Anderson Forecast Economists will discuss their quarterly economic outlook for the Nation and California regions and the effects of the federal stimulus package and the challenges caused by California's budget crisis. The special topic will focus on the next big banking challenge: fallout from commercial real estate.  The results of the Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast Commercial Real Estate Survey will also be released showcasing the results of their statewide office space surveys and for the first time will include the results for commercial industrial space in Southern California.


Edward Leamer, director, UCLA Anderson Forecast
David Shulman, senior economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast
Mike Kirby, chairman and director of research, Green Street Advisors (keynote)
David Rifkind, principal & managing director, George Smith Partners
Kevin Shannon, vice chairman, CBRE
Kevin Ehrhart, partner, Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
Michael W. Croft, CEO, Co-Managing Principal, Commonwealth Partners

WHEN: 7 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 16, 2009
7-8 a.m., Registration and Breakfast
8-12:00 a.m., Conference

WHERE: Ackerman Grand Ballroom, UCLA, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, 90024


CONTACT: Hilary Rehder, Office of Media Relations, (818) 689-5551 or

Media Relations