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For Immediate Release
November 13, 2017

IPFW Holds 2018 Economic Outlook Panel

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is holding the annual Economic Outlook Panel and luncheon on Friday, November 17, at 11:30 a.m. in the Steel Dynamics Keith E. Busse IPFW Alumni Center, located at 1528 E. California Road on the west side of campus.

Panelists from IPFW’s Doermer School of Business and Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business will discuss the 2018 economic forecasts for the region, the state, the nation, and the world.

Panelists include:

  • Kyle Anderson, clinical assistant professor of business economics at IU
  • Rachel Blakeman, director of the Community Research Institute at IPFW
  • Rob Neal, professor of finance at IU
  • Timothy Slaper, director of economic analysis at the Indiana Business Research Center

Reservations for the event are required. It is open to the media.

For more information or to make a reservation, contact Holly Lara at 260-481-6461 or