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Darla Moore School of Business


2016 Economic Outlook Conference

The Darla Moore School of Business’ annual Economic Outlook Conference is South Carolina’s premier economic outlook conference. For 35 years, the event has brought public and private sector leaders an unbiased — and reliable — economic forecast for the coming year.



36th Annual Economic Outlook Conference

Dec. 8, 2016


2016 conference presentations

Laurence Kotlikoff, a leading expert on the long-run fiscal health of the United States and Social Security, who addressed the federal budget, debt and other critical issues facing the U.S. economy [pdf].

Joseph Von Nessen, who presented the Moore School's 2017 South Carolina economic forecast [pdf].

Meghan Hickman, executive director of EngenuitySC’s, who presented a regional competitive scorecard for South Carolina [pdf].

Ann Marie Stieritz, president and CEO of the South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, who addressed South Carolina's long-term competitiveness [pdf].