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2016 Dr. Tony Villamil Presentation

Tony Villamil is a nationally recognized business economist, with over thirty-five years of successful career as a senior economist, university Dean and high-level policymaker for both federal and state governments. He has served as US Undersecretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs appointed by President George H.W. Bush with full US Senate confirmation. He is the […]

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Remembering the Virtues of 401k Savings

Saving for retirement is a lot more enjoyable when the market goes up. This year, checking your 401k account balance has evoked feelings similar to finding a lump of coal in your stocking. If this feeling strikes you as all too familiar, it’s not your imagination. According to data from Morningstar, 2015 enjoys the dubious […]

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2016 Brian Wesbury Presentation

Brian Wesbury is Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors L.P., a financial services firm based in Wheaton, Illinois. Mr. Wesbury was a member of the Academic Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago from 1999-2007 and has been a regular attendee of the Economist Roundtable Luncheon at the Chicago Fed since 2007. In […]

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2015 Economic Forecast Breakfast

Economists: Sunny 2015 Forecast for Polk, Florida Interest rates and energy prices cited as reasons for optimism in Polk County By John Ceballos THE LEDGER Published: Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 10:20 a.m. RICK RUNION | THE LEDGER ECONOMIST BRIAN WESBURY gives his outlook on the national economy Thursday during the 28th annual Economic Forecast […]

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2015 Mid-Year Economic Forecast Breakfast

Allen & Company and Melbourne Regional Chamber Present Mid-Year Economic Forecast Breakfast Melbourne, FL – Allen & Company of Florida, Inc. in partnership with The Melbourne Regional Chamber is proud to present the Mid-Year Economic Forecast Breakfast being held Thursday, June 11th from 7 to 9AM at Suntree Country Club. This year features guest speakers […]

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