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Vistas from Texas: An Economic Outlook

July 17, 2019 Houston

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Houston Branch will host a conference addressing economic trends at which Dallas Fed economists will discuss regional issues as well as the national and global economies. Additionally, retired Capt. Bill Diehl will discuss current developments at the Greater Houston Port Bureau.

When

  • Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    7:30–10:30 a.m.

Where

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch
  • 1801 Allen Parkway
    Houston, TX 77019
  • Directions and map

Registration

Agenda

July 17

7:30 a.m.

Check-In

8:00 a.m.

Welcome Remarks
Daron Peschel
Senior Vice President in Charge
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch

8:15 a.m.

Economic Outlooks and Breakfast
Speakers will give an overview of recent developments in the global economy and potential implications for the U.S. economy; discuss recent developments in the U.S. and how they impact the national economic outlook; and highlight the state economy.

 

Moderator
Pia Orrenius
Vice President and Senior Economist
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

  • International
    Alex Chudik
    Economic Policy Advisor and Senior Economist
    Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • United States
    Jim Dolmas
    Senior Research Economist and Advisor
    Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • Texas
    Keith Phillips
    Assistant Vice President and Senior Economist 
    Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, San Antonio Branch

9:15 a.m.

Break

9:30 a.m.

Keynote Address
Capt. Bill Diehl, (retired)
President
Greater Houston Port Bureau

10:15 a.m.

Closing Remarks
Donald Bowers
Vice President
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Houston Branch

For More Information

Please contact Angie Montelongo at angie.montelongo@dal.frb.org.