Virtual

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:00 PM ~ 3:00 PM ET

This webinar will deliver an overview of the data provided by the U.S. federal statistical system with a special focus on several data sources to be covered in the seminar.

This webinar will also highlight examples of common misinterpretations of the data, and the concepts to consider. 


Description

Businessman with virtual data in his hands  

Overview

In today’s highly-competitive business climate, it is vital that economists and analysts possess a firm grasp of the economic data that factor into business decisions, drive economic modeling, and influence policy debates. Understanding how the data are constructed is a prerequisite for accurate interpretation and analysis.

This webinar is a preview to the 2020 Economic Measurement Seminar held by the National Association of Business Economics (NABE) from August 31, 2020 to September 2, 2020.

Preview Recording:  click here

 

Presenter(s)

Maurine Haver, CBE, Founder and President, Haver Analytics 

Michael Horrigan, CBE, President, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research 

Jack Kleinhenz, CBE, Chief Economist, National Retail Federation 

Dana Saporta, CBE, Economist