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Vistas from Texas: An Economic Outlook

July 17, 2019 Houston

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

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
Jesus Cañas
Senior Business Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

  • International
    Alex Chudik
    Economic Policy Advisor and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
    Presentation
  • United States
    Jim Dolmas
    Senior Research Economist and Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
    Presentation
  • Texas
    Pia Orrenius
    Vice President and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
    Presentation

9:15 a.m.

Break

9:30 a.m.

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

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.