Babson Capital/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast

Under the direction of Dr. John Connaughton, the UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast has provided invaluable economic data for North Carolina since 1981. Babson Capital Management joined the Forecast as a sponsor in 2010. The Belk College of Business hosts a quarterly luncheon and press conference for the business community and the media.

Upcoming Forecast

The next Economic Forecast is scheduled for Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Click here to register.

Parking for guests at Center City is free, but requires a parking pass printed in advance. Please download your parking pass - select Sept. 7 Babson Forecast. Print your parking pass before arriving at the event.

Recent Reports

The most recent Babson Capital/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast event was held Thursday, June 2, 2016. Access the June 2016 Forecast report (PDF) and news release.

Mailing List

Join the Forecast mailing list to receive invitations to Forecast events and other news from the Belk College of Business. Questions? Email for information.