Padre Serra Center
5205 Upland Road
Camarillo, CA 93012
The California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) Annual Ventura County Economic Forecast presentation will include an in-depth analysis of the county’s economic performance and an assessment of its economic and demographic future. The program will also include an in-depth assessment and forecast for the United States and California economies.
Speakers will include CERF executive director Matthew Fienup, CALmatters opinion columnist Dan Walters, and UCLA distinguished professor of medicine David Hayes-Bautista. Mr. Walters will discuss the Nov. 6 election results and their implications for California and Ventura County. Dr. Hayes-Bautista will discuss the size and the significance of the economic contribution of American Latinos. Dr. Fienup will present the national, state, and Ventura County economic forecasts.
Lunch will be served. Early admission ticket price – $65.00 Ticket price at the door – $75.00.
Free with CLU staff, faculty or student ID. If you are staff, faculty or a student, please contact Victoria Young at 805-493-3668 to register.
Matthew Fienup Matthew Fienup is Executive Director of the Center for Economic Research & Forecasting (CERF) and teaches graduate courses in Econometrics, Macroeconomics and Environmental Economics at California Lutheran University. Matthew is a UCSB Bren School trained researcher in environmental economics who specializes in land use, urban growth restriction, groundwater management and environmental markets. He is frequently sought to speak on the issues surrounding urban growth restriction and groundwater management policies as well as the general economic outlook for the Nation, the State and the region.
Dr. David Hayes-Bautista Dr. Hayes-Bautista is Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture at the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Hayes-Bautista’s research focuses on the dynamics and processes of the health of the Latino population, using both quantitative and qualitative methods. The Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture combines these research interests with teaching of medical students, residents and practicing providers to manage the care of a Latino patient base effectively, efficiently and economically. His publications appear in Family Medicine, the American Journal of Public Health, Family Practice, Medical Care and Salud Pública de México. Dr. Hayes-Bautista is also one of the founders of the Latino GDP Project, which documents the economic contribution of Latinos in the U.S. economy.
Dan Walters has been a journalist for more than a half-century, spending all but a few of those years working for California newspapers. He joined The Sacramento Union’s Capitol bureau in 1975 and later became the Union’s Capitol bureau chief. In 1981, Walters began writing the state’s only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic and social events and in 1984, he and the column moved to The Sacramento Bee. His column now appears in more than 50 California newspapers.
About the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting CERF provides local, state and national forecasts for government, business and nonprofit leaders. The National Association for Business Economics, the Economist, the Pacific Coast Business Times, CNN Money and Case-Shiller Macro Markets have included CERF forecasters in their surveys on economic policies and outlooks, home prices, jobs and the presidential election.Learn more »
Contact Victoria Young at (805)493-3668, [email protected] for more information about this event.
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