Mason Enterprise Center Hosts Conference on Greater Washington Economy

Posted: March 24, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Mason Enterprise Center hosts the 12th annual conference focusing on the current state of the Washington, D.C., area economy and projected economic trends today in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

“Forecasting the Greater Washington Economy: 2004” features Stephen Fuller, director of the Center for Regional Analysis in the School of Public Policy; and Roger Stough, executive director of the Mason Enterprise Center, who will present an analysis of current economic trends and their impact on the region’s core industries. Topics include economic projections for 2004 and the remainder of the decade; how the economy has changed since 2000; which sectors are growing and which are not; and evolving patterns of entrepreneurship and enterprise development in a global context.

The conference is presented by the School of Public Policy, the Mason Enterprise Center, the Center for Regional Analysis, and the Fairfax Small Business Development Center. It is cosponsored by the Northern Virginia Technology Council, the Stargazer Foundation, and Washington Grantmakers. For more information, click here or call Daisy Botros at 703-993-2268.

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