September 14, 2016 Breakfast Meeting Announcement
FPA of Southern Arizona
And the CFA Society of Tucson
Present our 9th Annual September Meeting
Presented by: George W. Hammond Ph.D. , Director of the Economic and Business Research Center in the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.
Dr. Hammond will discuss The Most Pressing Questions: Will the Doldrums Ever End? The Economic Outlook for Arizona, the Nation, and the World.
Wednesday Sept 14th, 2016
Location: Arizona Inn
Tucson Grand Ballroom
2200 E. Elm St, Tucson, AZ, 85719
FPA of Southern AZ
Members $20 / Guests $30
Registration and Breakfast 7:15 AM
Speaker will speak 7:45 AM -9:30 AM
2 Hrs of CE Credits CFP, CFA & CPA (certificates of attendance upon request)
RSVP to Gerry Oldenski by Friday,
September 9, 2016 at
To prepay with PayPal go to our website
We accept checks and cash at the door on the day of the meeting
No Shows with reservations will be billed for the breakfast unless prepaid
About the Speaker:
George W. Hammond is director of the Economic and Business Research Center in the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. Dr. Hammond brings 19 years of experience in state and local econometric forecasting and regional economic analysis to the Center and the Forecasting Project. He has extensive experience in the design and use of econometric models for forecasting and he has produced nearly 100 forecasts of state and local economies. Dr. Hammond's forecasts and other research has garnered significant grant support and had significant influence, reaching over one thousand business leaders, policymakers, and individuals each year through conferences, publications, and press contacts. These print, radio, and televised press contacts included NBC Nightly News, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Bloomburg BusinessWeek, the New York Times, and local media.
Dr. Hammond is also a research professor in the Center. His academic research focuses on the determinants of local economic growth in the U.S., the impact of state and local policies on economic growth, and the contribution of higher education to local workforce development.
Dr. Hammond holds a B.A. in economics from the University of Colorado and a Ph.D. in business economics from Indiana University.
2016 Programs - Upcoming Meetings -
Mark Your Calendars
(All Breakfast meetings at the Arizona Inn except for December 14, 2016 which will be an evening social - tentatively 5-7 PM)
Registration and breakfast at 7:15 AM
Speaker will speak 7:45 AM -9:30 AM - two hours of CFP CE
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Topic: Tax Planning & Strategies
Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Topic: Long-Term Care Hybrids
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Topic: Social and U of A Update on CFP
(NOTE: This is an evening social from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM)
If you have any ideas for topics or speakers, please contact Patty Carnovale or