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December 04, 2019 12:00 PM ET [12:00] (New York) | (1 hr) | Time Zone Converter

Recent narratives regarding our economic outlook have been increasingly characterized by references to rising recession risk. On the other hand, there are economies around that world, such as Australia or China, that have not experienced a recession in decades.

There are several risks in the horizon that could tip the US – or even global – economy into a recession, but recession in 2020 is not a foregone conclusion.

Join our expert panel as they address the following questions:

  • What exactly is a recession?
  • How do you recognize it ahead of time?
  • Can recessions be prevented?
  • How can business leaders and organizations prepare for it?

Who Should Attend: Those with an interest in the economic, business, and policy direction of the US and global economy

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Economics
Requirements : Attendees must be logged on for the duration of the webcast, participate in all interactive polls, and request credits via the on-screen form. Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based; Program Level: Intermediate; Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree or higher, Advanced Preparation: None

Speakers

Constance Hunter

Constance Hunter
Chief Economist
KPMG

As KPMG’s Chief Economist, Constance Hunter heads macroeconomic research, analytics and forecasting for the firm. She is also a member of KPMG’s pension advisory board. She works closely with the firm’s leadership and clients to identify inflection points, risks and opportunitie...Full Bio

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D. (Moderator)
Director, Economic Research, and Global Research Chair
The Conference Board

Ataman Ozyildirim, PhD, is the director of economic research and global research chair at The Conference Board. He specializes in the development of economic indicators and in forecasting aggregate economic activity worldwide. He also oversees The Conference Board’s Global ...Full Bio

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