The UCSB Economic Forecast Project is a research unit that provides regional, state, and national economic data, analysis, and forecasts.
The April 22 program will include presentations by these featured speakers:
- Dan Walters, syndicated newspaper columnist: "State of the State"
- Chris Thornberg, Founding Principal, Beacon Economics, and chief forecaster for California State Controller John Chiang: "The U.S. and California Economies"
- Brad Kemp, Director of Regional Research, Beacon Economics: "Santa Barbara County Forecast"
- Peter Rupert, professor and vice chair of economics at UCSB: "Housing, Jobs, and Economic Policy"
Admission to the seminar is $175 per person until April 16 and $200 per person after that date. The registration fee includes a copy of "The 2010 Santa Barbara County Economic Outlook" publication. To register, or for information, visit the UCSB Economic Forecast Project on the Web at http://www.ucsb-efp.com, call (805) 965-3023, or e-mail Marcia@sbchamber.org.