Fuller, McClain to Speak at Area Economic Conference

Posted: January 14, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 13, 2010 at 4:17 pm

In a presentation on Friday, Jan. 15, researchers from Mason’s Center for Regional Analysis in the School of Public Policy will give their predictions for the economy at the annual Greater Washington Economic Conference sponsored by Cardinal Bank and Mason.

“The Shape of the Recovery” is the title of the program featuring Stephen Fuller, Dwight Schar Faculty Chair, University Professor and director of the center; and John McClain, senior fellow and deputy director. Mason President Alan Merten will provide welcoming remarks.

Other speakers are Roy Webb, senior economist with the Federal Reserve Bank in Richmond; and Greg Leisch, CEO of Delta Associates. A panel discussion moderated by Alex Orfinger, publisher of the Washington Business Journal, will follow.

The program runs from 8 a.m. to noon and will be held at the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, 1700 Tysons Boulevard, McLean, Va. For more information and to register, see the web site www.cra-gmu.org/.

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