Advisory for March 11, 2008

UCLA Anderson Forecast Presents:
Solutions for our State Economic Conference
Two Former California Governors to Discuss the State’s Economy

WHAT: UCLA Anderson Forecast Economists will discuss their quarterly update of the economic outlook for the nation, California and its regions.  Leading industry experts will discuss solutions for issues facing our economy, including the budget crisis, real estate, education, healthcare and transportation.

Edward Leamer, director, UCLA Anderson Forecast.
David Shulman, senior economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast.
Jerry Nickelsburg, economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast.
Ryan Ratcliff, economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast.
Pete Wilson, Governor of California (Ret.).
George Deukmejian, Governor of California (Ret.).
Tim Gage, former director, California Department of Finance.
Bob Foster, Mayor, City of Long Beach.
Bill Hauck, president, California Business Roundtable.
Mark Morgan, chief commercial officer, Health Net of California.
Russell Goldsmith, CEO, City National Bank.
Caprice Young, president & CEO, CA Charter Schools.

WHEN: 7 a.m. - 12 p.m., Tuesday, March 11, 2008.
7- 8 a.m., Registration and breakfast.
8 a.m. - 12 p.m., Conference.

WHERE: Millennium Biltmore Hotel, 506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90071, (213) 624-1011.


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

Media Relations