The Belk College of Business, Barings and the Charlotte Business Journal are partnering to bring UNC Charlotte economist Dr. John Connaughton to The Ritz-Carlton to present an a Mid-Year Economic Update covering the state and U.S. trends. NOTE: This is a special event in place of the Economic Forecast this quarter.
Dr. Connaughton is considered one of the top economists in North Carolina. He joined the UNC Charlotte faculty in 1978 and has served as director of the quarterly Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast since 1981. Dr. Connaughton also covers national and international economic issues including employment, energy, trade and government spending. His presentation begins at noon.
Registration is $90 for this special event and will include luncheon at The Ritz-Carlton. Seating is limited and advanced reservations are required.