The 2017 Economic Outlook Forecast features JD Foster from the US Chamber of Commerce and Jason Schrock from the Colorado Governor's Office of State Planning and Budgeting Department. The Economic Outlook Forecast will provide a rare opportunity to hear plans, priorities and predictions for business legislation in the 2017 legislative session.
Deputy Chief Economist
US Chamber of Commerce
Dr. J.D. Foster is deputy chief economist at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He works with Dr. Martin A. Regalla, the Chamber's chief economist exploring and explaining developments in the U.S. and global economies. He also participates in discussions around the country regarding the economy and economic policy and supports other functions at the Chamber with economic analysis and guidance.
Colorado Governor's Office of State Planning and Budgeting
Jason Schrock is the Chief Economist for the Governor's Office of State Planning and Budgeting. Jason's primary job responsibilities include analyzing and forecasting the Colorado economy, forecasting state government revenue, and analyzing legislation and policy proposals. He also researches a variety of issues of interest to the Governor and his staff, primarily related to the economy and tax policy. Prior to his current position, he was one of the Colorado General Assembly's economists.
The event will include a light breakfast along with a national and local economic update. What will 2017 bring? Find out on Friday, January 27th.