OCMBA - Economic Outlook for the Election Year and Beyond, Wed 6/26, 530pm PDT

Date and Time
Wednesday, June 26, 2024
5:30pm— 8:30pm
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Chapman University - George H.W. Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall - Room 404
1 University Dr
Orange, CA 92866
United States
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Jerry Kornblau

What can we expect the economy to look like for the rest of 2024 and beyond? Find out as esteemed Professor Fadel Lawandy shares the latest economic forecast, including a projection of the main drivers in the economy expected to influence both financial markets and the election.  He will also address the forecast for the real estate market, the ongoing struggle between monetary and fiscal policies, the enduring shift in consumer spending behavior, and how different election outcomes could impact future economic growth.

Special thanks to our event sponsor:  the Argyros College of Business and Economics at Chapman University

When:     Wednesday, June 26, 2024
                 5:30 - 7:00pm  Networking reception with delicious hot appetizers; no host bar
                 7:00 - 8:30pm  Speaker and Q&A session

Where:    George H.W. Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall - Room 404
                Chapman University, 
1 University Drive, Orange, California
                Driving Directions: https://www.chapman.edu/about/maps-directions/index.aspx
                Free Parking if pre-registered at the Anderson Parking Structure, entrance at 300 Walnut Street

Cost :  $30 if you register by Thursday, June 20, includes free parking;   $40 from June 21, if space is available    



Fadel Lawandy is Director at the C. Larry Hoag Center for Real Estate and Finance and the Janes Financial Center at Chapman University where he is Associate Professor of Finance and Real Estate Clinical Faculty. In addition to his academic roles, Fadel collaborates with President Emeritus Jim Doti and Professor Raymond Sfeir to prepare and present Chapman University's A. Gary Anderson Economic Forecast. He is also on the board of Partners Bank of California and has authored articles in the OCBJ, OC Register and LA Times. He has over twenty-eight years of experience in the financial industry with expertise in banking, credit management, commercial/residential real estate acquisition and financing, business lending, mergers and acquisitions, quantitative and qualitative analysis and research, and portfolio management. Fadel holds a B.S./B.A. degree from the George L. Argyros College of Business and Economics at Chapman University, his MBA from Norwich University, and he is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA). https://www.chapman.edu/our-faculty/fadel-lawandy


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Questions: Contact Jerry Kornblau (Wharton) at [email protected] or Scott Shea (Chicago-Booth) at [email protected]

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Chapman University - George H.W. Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall - Room 404

1 University Dr, Orange, CA 92866, United States,
by public transit by car by bike Walking