The New England Economic Partnership (NEEP) will explore “What’s Ahead After This Historic Election?” at the group’s outlook conference to be held Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
Jeffry Frieden, professor of government at Harvard University, will deliver a keynote address on monetary policy.
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics, will present the U.S. Macroeconomic Outlook.
Christopher Foote, senior economist & policy advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, will speak on the “Evolution of Monetary Policy.”
The conference will begin with remarks by Brandeis International Business School Senior Lecturer John Ballantine, who is NEEP president.
Ross Gittell, chancellor of the Community College System of New Hampshire and NEEP Vice President, will offer the regional forecast. State forecasts will be presented by: Alan Clayton-Matthews, associate professor of public policy at Northeastern University (Massachusetts); Ryan Wallace, project director at the Maine Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Southern Maine and Charles Colgan, professor emeritus of public policy and planning at the Muskie School of Public Service at the University of Southern Maine (Maine); Greg Bird, economist with the New Hampshire Center for Public Policy Studies (New Hampshire); Edinaldo Tebaldi, associate professor of economics at Bryant University (Rhode Island); and independent economist Jeff Carr (Vermont).