The Philadelphia Council for Business Economics
A Chapter of NABE
is pleased to present
Robert Fry, Chief Economist
Robert Fry Economics LLC
Presentation: "How Fast Can The Economy Grow At Full Employment?"
Robert Fry is Chief Economist of Robert Fry Economics LLC, where he analyzes, forecasts, and explains the global economy to guide decision-makers at manufacturers that make and use chemicals and polymers and to inform the equity analysts, hedge funds, and private-equity firms that follow such companies. He is also Adjunct Professor of Economics at the University of Delaware, where he teaches Economic Analysis for Business Policy (i.e., managerial economics) to MBA students.
Until retiring in June 2015, Robert was Senior Economist at DuPont, where he analyzed the global economy and its impact on DuPont, published a monthly newsletter sent to thousands of DuPont employees and customers, and made more than 800 speeches on the economic outlook to senior management, business teams, customers, and trade associations.
While at DuPont, Robert and his colleague Bob Shrouds were named among the top economic forecasters by Bloomberg, USA Today, and the Wall Street Journal. In 2005, they won the prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award for Blue Chip Forecasting Accuracy, making the DuPont Economist’s Office the only three-time winner of the award.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
11:45 am for Federal Reserve Security clearance
1:00 pm - Presentation begins