Normandale hosts Fourth Annual Economic Outlook on October 3

By Steven Geller - Director of Media and Public Relations

Normandale Community College will host the fourth annual Fall Economic Outlook on Tuesday, October 3 from 9:30 to 10:50 a.m. in the Kopp Student Center Garden Room. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be sponsored by the Normandale Economics Institute.

The speakers for the event will be Ming Lo and Joseph Mahon. Lo is an Associate Professor and Department Chair of Economics at Metropolitan State University. His presentation is "A New Economy and Its Challenges".

Mahon is the Regional Director of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Prior to that, he served as a regional economist and as a staff writer and analyst for Minneapolis Fed publications the Region and fedgazette. Mahon's primary responsibilities involve tracking several sectors of the Ninth District economy-an area that covers Minnesota, North and South Dakota, Montana and portions of Wisconsin and Michigan-for the Fed. Sectors he follows closely include agriculture, manufacturing, energy and mining. 

His presentation will be about "Economic Conditions in Minnesota".

For more information on this event call 952-358-8765.